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artful - exhibiting art or skill; deceitful; cunning; CF. artifice
condole - express condolences; N. condolence: sympathy for someone who has experienced great sorrow
trajectory - path taken by a projectile; Ex. trajectory of a bullet
pedantic - bookish; showing off learning; marked by an excessive ostentatious concern for book learning; N. pedantry
testator - maker of a will; CF. testatrix
pretentious - ostentatious; showy; pompous; making unjustified claims; overambitious; Ex. pretentious films that claim to be art
perigee - point of moon's orbit when it is nearest the earth; CF. apogee
teetotalism - practice of abstaining totally from alcoholic drinks; N. teetotaler;; ADJ. teetotal; CF. T + total
pulchritude - beauty; comeliness; ADJ. pulchritudinous
quail - cower; shrink back in fear; lose heart