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askance - with a sideways or indirect look (with disapproval or distruct); Ex. look askance at
obdurate - stubborn; refusing to change one's belief
deflect - turn aside; turn away from a straight course
cumbersome - heavy and awkward to carry or wear; burdensome; Ex. cumbersome parcel/uniform
parameter - limit; independent variable; Ex. parameters of the problem; Ex. within the parameters of the budget
precursor - forerunner; predecessor
rigid - hard and unbending; stiff and unyielding; fixed in behavior or views; strict; rigorous; Ex. rigid rule
conducive - helpful; contributive; V. conduce; Ex. conduce to/towards
pittance - small amount (of money); small allowance or wage
incrustation - hard coating or crust; V. incrust: encrust; cover with a crust