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whittle - pare; cut away thin bits (from wood); fashion in this way; reduce gradually; trim
repugnance - disgust; strong dislike; loathing; ADJ. repugnant: arousing disgust; repulsive
centigrade - denoting a widely used temperature scale (basically same as Celsius)
askew - crookedly; slanted; at an angle
prowess - extraordinary ability; military bravery; Ex. prowess in battle
bereft - deprived of (something valuable); lacking
striated - marked with parallel bands; striped; grooved; Ex. striated rocks; V. striate; N. stria: thin groove or line
snuffle - sniffle; sniff repeatedly (in order to keep liquid from running out of the nose)
gratify - please; satisfy; Ex. gratify a desire
robust - strong; vigorous