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academic - related to a school; not practical or directly useful
plumb - exactly vertical; N: weight on the end of a line; V: examine very carefully or critically in order to understand; measure depth (by sounding); Ex. plumb the depth of
supererogatory - superfluous; more than needed or demanded
impair - injure; hurt; damage
dank - damp; unpleasantly wet
felicity - happiness; appropriateness (of a remark, choice, etc.); quality of being felicitous
sprightly - lively
pander - cater to (the low desires of others)
terminal - part that forms the end; railroad or bus station; ADJ. forming an end; ending in death; fatal; Ex. terminal cancer
ostensible - apparent; appearing as such; professed(pretended); pretended; Ex. ostensible purpose of the expedition