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practical - based on experience; of or acquired through practice (rather than theory); useful; Ex. practical man
bemused - confused; lost in thought; preoccupied
mulct - defraud a person of something; swindle; Ex. mulct the boy of his legacy
visceral - felt in one's inner organs; N. viscera: internal body organs; CF. eviscerate
finery - beautiful clothes for a special occasion
serrated - having a sawtoothed edge; Ex. serrated leaf
rectitude - moral correctness; moral uprightness; moral virtue; correctness of judgment
ethnology - study of humankind; study of the different races of human beings; CF. anthropology
vagary - capricious happening; caprice; whim; CF. wander
aesthetic - artistic; dealing with or capable of appreciating the beautiful (of a person or building); CF. aesthete; CF. aesthetics