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antiquated - obsolete; old-fashioned; outdated
derogatory - expressing a low opinion; disparaging; V. derogate: detract; disparage
usurp - seize another's power or rank (without legal authority); supplant; appropriate; N. usurpation; CF. take for one's own use
forgo - (forego) give up; do without
compatible - harmonious; in harmony with; able to exist together
precipitant - something that causes a substance in a chemical solution to separate out in solid form; ħ
beatific - giving or showing bliss; blissful
mawkish - mushy(sentimental) and gushy; icky-sticky sentimental; excessively and objectionably sentimental
auspicious - favoring success; giving signs of future success; Cf. auspices
scorch - sear; N.