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::: crotchety - (of someone old) eccentric; odd; whimsical; bad-tempered; N. crotchet: odd or whimsical notion
::: stagnant - (of water) not flowing (often bad-smelling); motionless; stale; not developing; inactive; dull; Ex. stagnant industrial output
::: smattering - slight knowledge; small scattered number or amount; Ex. smattering of German
::: careen - lurch; sway from side to side; move with irregular swinging movement; stagger
::: protuberance - protrusion; swelling; bulge
::: deploy - spread out (troops) in an extended though shallow battle line; distribute (persons or forces) systematically or strategically
::: superannuated - retired or disqualified because of age; outmoded; obsolete
::: sartorial - pertaining to tailors or tailoring; Ex. a man of great sartorial elegance; CF. sartor: tailor
::: assay - analyze (to discover what materials are present); evaluate (soil or ore)
::: multilingual - having many languages; fluent in several languages