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truism - self-evident truth
ecologist - person concerned with the interrelationship between living organisms and their environment; person concerned with the detrimental effects of human civilization on the environment; CF. ecology
atheistic - denying the existence of God; N. atheism
grotto - small cavern
pedigree - ancestry; lineage
seedy - run-down; decrepit; disreputable; having many seeds; Ex. seedy downtown hotel
beneficiary - person entitled to benefits or proceeds of an insurance policy or will
swarthy - (of a skin or complexion) dark; dusky; Ex. swarthy Italian ?
stagnant - (of water) not flowing (often bad-smelling); motionless; stale; not developing; inactive; dull; Ex. stagnant industrial output
blunt - having a dull edge; abrupt and frank in speech or manner; brusque; V: make or become blunt