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::: discerning - mentally quick and observant; having insight; perceptive; able to make good judgments; V. discern: perceive
::: insightful - discerning; perceptive
::: exquisite - delicate; very finely made; extremely beautiful; Ex. exquisite piece of jewelry
::: metamorphosis - change of form; Ex. metamorphosis of caterpillar to butterfly; V. metamorphose: change by metamorphosis
::: shunt - move (a railway train) from one track to another; turn aside; divert; sidetrack; Ex. shunt traffic around an accident; N.
::: cadaverous - like a corpse; pale
::: presumptuous - going beyond what is right; excessively forward; arrogant; taking liberties
::: lithe - flexible; supple; CF. limber
::: glutton - someone who eats too much; ADJ. gluttonous: given to gluttony; greedy; CF. gluttony: habit of eating too much
::: detrimental - harmful; damaging; N. detriment