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ineffectual - not effective; not having a desired effect; weak
prank - mischievous trick
rivulet - small stream; CF. rill < rivulet < river
disjunction - act or state of separation; disunity; CF. disjunctive: expressing a choice between two ideas; CF. conjunction; CF. conjunctive
inchoate - (of desire, wish, plan) recently begun; not explicit; at the beginning of development; rudimentary; elementary; Ex. inchoate mass
excise - cut away; cut out; N: government tax on good produced and used inside a country; N. excision
fret - be annoyed or vexed; Ex. fret over your poor grades; N: irritation of mind; ADJ. fretful
reverberate - echo repeatedly; resound; Ex. The thunder reverberated across the valley.
tessellated - mosaic; inlaid; Ex. tessellated pattern
nostrum - questionable medicine; quack medicine; CF. our (remedy)