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::: distrait - absentminded; distracted
::: astral - relating to the stars
::: piebald - of different colors; mottled; spotted in different colors (esp. in black and white); Ex. piebald horse; CF. pie+bald
::: gastronomy - art and science of preparing and serving good food; CF. gastronome
::: malign - speak evil of; bad-mouth(criticize spitefully); defame; ADJ: harmful; Ex. malign influence
::: lopsided - heavier or larger on one side than the other; Ex. lopsided way of walking
::: intimidate - frighten; N. intimidation
::: caption - title; chapter heading; text under illustration
::: rend - split; tear apart; N. rent; CF. heartrending: causing deep sorrow
::: penumbra - partial shadow (in an eclipse); CF. almost shadow