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gradation - series of gradual stages; degree in such a progression
dorsal - relating to the back of an animal; Ex. dorsal fin
eccentricity - oddity; idiosyncrasy
meter - arrangement of words in the form of poetry (by accentual rhythm)
slink - move furtively; ADJ. slinky: stealthy; furtive; sneaky (as in ambush)
canter - slow gallop; V. CF. trot
barrage - barrier laid down by artillery fire; overwhelming profusion; large number of questions or statements; Ex. a barrage of criticism
irate - angry; CF. ire: anger; wrath
erroneous - mistaken; wrong; incorrect
onus - burden; responsibility