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superficial - of the surface; not deep; shallow; not thorough; trivial; Ex. superficial analysis/knowledge
absolve - pardon (an offense)
procurement - obtaining; V. procure: obtain by effort; obtain (a prostitute) for another
modicum - limited quantity; small amount; Ex. He does not have a modicum of sense; CF. moderate
scanty - meager; insufficient
impending - nearing; approaching; about to happen
mulct - defraud a person of something; swindle; Ex. mulct the boy of his legacy
expedient - suitable (for a particular purpose although not necessarily morally correct); practical; politic(prudent); N: something expedient
appellation - name; title
immure - imprison; shut up in confinement; CF. wall