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contusion - bruise
grouse - complain; fuss; grumble; grouch; N: plump chickenlike game bird
concave - hollow; curved inwards; OP. convex
reconnaissance - survey of enemy by soldiers; reconnoitering; V. reconnoiter: make a preliminary inspection of (esp. to gather military information)
plait - braid; interwine; interweave strands or lengths of; make by weaving strands together; Ex. plaited hair; N: braided length as of hair o fabric; CF. pigtail, ponytail
crass - very unrefined; grossly insensible; crude and undiscriminating; Ex. crass behavior
cuisine - style of cooking; Ex. French cuisine
expertise - specialized knowledge (in a particular field); expert skill
sidereal - relating to stars; Ex. sidereal day
moodiness - fits of depression or gloom; ADJ. moody: given to changeable moods; subject to periods of depression; gloomy CF. mood: state of mind or emotion