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marginal - of a margin; barely within a limit; Ex. marginal effect/writing ability
opulence - extreme wealth; luxuriousness; abundance; ADJ. opulent: possessing great wealth; abundant
slaughter - killing of animals for food; massacre; V: butcher (animals) for food; kill in large numbers
incursion - temporary invasion; CF. excursion: short journey
perversion - corruption; turning from right to wrong
countenance - approve; support; tolerate; Ex. countenance his rude behavior; N: face; appearance
shear - remove (fleece or hair) by cutting; remove the hair or fleece from; cut with or as if with shears; N: shears; pair of scissors
amiss - wrong; faulty; Ex. something amiss; ADV.
rarefied - made less dense (of a gas); V. rarefy: make less dense; N. rarefaction
atypical - not normal; not typical