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::: paraphernalia - equipment; odds and ends used in a particular activity; personal belongings; Ex. photographic paraphernalia; CF. married woman's property exclusive of her dowry
::: gregarious - sociable; (of an animal) tending to form a group
::: fulcrum - support on which a lever rests or pivots
::: stickler - perfectionist; person who insists things be exactly right
::: humid - damp; N. humidity
::: unrequited - not requited; not reciprocated; Ex. unrequited love
::: draconian - extremely severe; Ex. draconian punishment; CF. Draco: Athenian politician
::: expedient - suitable (for a particular purpose although not necessarily morally correct); practical; politic(prudent); N: something expedient
::: grueling - exhausting; Ex. grueling marathon race
::: shrivel - make or become shrunken and wrinkled (often by drying)