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dispassionate - calm; impartial; not influenced by personal feelings
slipshod - slovenly; careless; sloppy; untidy; shabby; Ex. slipshod work
commonplace - ordinary; N: something ordinary or common; trite remark
litany - supplicatory prayer; prayer in which the priest calls out and the people replies in the same words
hover - hang about; (of birds or aircraft) stay in the air in one place; (of people) wait nearby; stay around one place; waver; be in an uncertain state
palatable - agreeable; pleasing to the taste
bound - leap or spring; limit or confine; constitute the limit of; Ex. bounded by Canada; N: leap or jumping; boundary; ADJ: certain; having a duty to do something (legally or morally); confined by bonds; Ex. We are bound to be late; Ex. I am bound to say my opinion; CF. bounce, rebound
anthropoid - manlike; resembling a human being; N.
transcribe - copy; write a copy of; N. transcription
aggregate - sum; total; ADJ. V: gather into a mass or whole; accumulate; add up to; Ex. aggregate 100 dollars