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adjoin - be next to
groom - man employed to take care of horses; V: make neat and trim; clean and brush (an animal)
modulate - tone down in intensity; change the intensity or tone of; regulate; change from one musical key to another; Ex. modulate from E to G
execrate - curse; express abhorrence for; detest
bilious - suffering from indigestion; sick from having too much bile; irritable; easily irritated
connotation - suggested or implied meaning of an expression; V. connote
alias - an assumed name esp. by a criminal (usually to mislead people); ADV. alias
gossamer - sheer; very light; like cobwebs; N: soft and sheer fabric; cobweb
lopsided - heavier or larger on one side than the other; Ex. lopsided way of walking
elliptical - elliptic; oval; of an ellipse; containing an ellipsis; ambiguous either purposely or because key words have been left out