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propound - put forth for consideration or analysis; set forth; Ex. propound a problem/theory
polar - of a pole; characterized by opposite extremes; Ex. polar opposites
sordid - filthy; foul; base; vile; Ex. sordid bed/story
viand - food; CF. live
bluster - blow in heavy gusts; threaten emptily; bully; speak in a noisy or bullying manner; CF. breeze, gust, gale
sojourn - temporary stay; V: stay for a time
verbiage - pompous array of words; too many unnecessary words; wordiness
graphite - black form of carbon used in lead pencils
usurp - seize another's power or rank (without legal authority); supplant; appropriate; N. usurpation; CF. take for one's own use
igneous - produced by fire; of fire; volcanic; (of rocks) formed from lava; Ex. igneous meteorite