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blunder - error; stupid mistake
stickler - perfectionist; person who insists things be exactly right
dinghy - small boat (often ship's boat)
animadversion - critical remark; V. animadvert: comment critically with disapproval
putrid - decayed and foul-smelling; foul; rotten; decayed; N. putridity
prize - pry; move with a lever; value highly; esteem; Ex. his most prized possession; N: something captured during war-time (esp. an enemy ship)
surmise - guess; N.
partisan - one-sided; prejudiced; committed to a party (with dislike of any others); N: strong supporter of a party; guerrilla
decomposition - decay; V. decompose: decay; break and separate into simple parts
pare - cut away the outer covering or skin of (with a knife); trim; Ex. pare apples/expenses