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atypical - not normal; not typical
encumber - burden; N. encumbrance
puerile - childish; immature; CF. puer: boy
tautological - needlessly repetitious; Ex. ``It was visible to the eye''; N. tautology: needless repetition of the same sense; statement that is always true
concentric - having a common center
mincing - affectedly dainty(delicate); V. mince: cut (esp. meat) into very small pieces; walk with exaggerated primness; walk in an unnatural way, taking little short steps; Ex. The actor minced across the stage; CF. mincemeat; CF. mincer
adamant - hard; inflexible
implicate - incriminate; involve incriminatingly; show to be involved (in a crime); Ex. implicate someone in the crime
unwieldy - awkward (to carry or move); cumbersome; unmanageable
scrupulous - conscientious; extremely thorough; Ex. scrupulous worker