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::: attenuate - make thin; weaken
::: mannerism - distinctive behavioral trait; affected style in art (according to a set of styles)
::: cessation - stoppage
::: pejorative - (of a word or phrase) suggesting that someone is of little value; negative in connotation; having a belittling effect; Ex. Many women now considers ``housewife'' a pejorative expression, because it patronized them.
::: canker - any ulcerous sore; ulcer; any evil; CF. cancer
::: gauche - clumsy (in social behavior); coarse and uncouth
::: vital - full of life; animated; vibrant and lively; critical; of great importance; necessary to stay alive; of life; living; breathing; N. vitality; V. vitalize
::: accede - agree
::: colander - utensil with perforated bottom used for straining
::: obeisance - bow (to show respect and obedience)