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::: disproportion - lack of proportion (between the parts); ADJ. disproportionate
::: obtrude - push (oneself or one's ideas) forward or intrude; impose (oneself or one's ideas) on others; butt in; stick out or extrude; thrust out; Ex. obtrude A on B; ADJ. obtrusive; N. obtrusion; CF. unobtrusive
::: progeny - children; offspring; descendants
::: plane - carpenter's tool for smoothing and leveling wood; V. CF. flat
::: lackluster - lacking luster(shine; gloss); dull
::: eulogistic - praising; full of eulogy
::: excerpt - selected passage (written or musical) taken from a longer work; V.
::: repulsion - distaste; disgust; act of driving back; ADJ. repulsive: causing disgust; tending to drive away; V. repel (not `repulse')
::: germane - pertinent; bearing upon(having connection with) the case at hand; appropriate
::: alleviate - relieve (pain)