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::: nostrum - questionable medicine; quack medicine; CF. our (remedy)
::: disclaim - disown; renounce claim to; deny; CF. disclaimer
::: murmur - low, indistinct, continuous sound; V. CF. mumble
::: plumage - feathers of a bird;
::: niggle - spend too much time on minor points (esp. when finding fault); find fault; Ex. niggle over details; ADJ. niggling
::: acrophobia - fear of heights
::: dexterous - skillful; skill in using hands or mind; N. dexterity
::: bereavement - state of being deprived of something valuable or beloved; state of being bereaved or bereft
::: churlish - boorish; rude; N. churl: boor; yahoo
::: slink - move furtively; ADJ. slinky: stealthy; furtive; sneaky (as in ambush)