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iota - very small quantity
defame - harm someone's reputation; malign; speak evil of; slander; N. defamation; ADJ. defamatory
vulgar - of the common people; deficient in refinement; not refined; coarse; Ex. vulgar display of wealth; N. vulgarism: vulgarity; crudely indecent word; CF. vulgarian: vulgar person; boor; lout
immaculate - spotless; flawless; absolutely clean
unilateral - one-sided; involving or affecting only one side; Ex. unilateral declaration
quench - assuage or satisfy (thrust); slake; douse or extinguish; put out; suppress
perjury - false testimony while under oath; V. perjure oneself: testify falsely under oath
malapropism - comic misuse of a word; CF. Mrs. Malaprop
marvel - To become filled with wonder or astonishment; N. One that evokes surprise, admiration, or wonder.
putative - supposed; reputed; generally regarded as such; Ex. putative father of the child