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::: sully - defile; soil; tarnish; Ex. sully one's hands in menial labor
::: marginal - of a margin; barely within a limit; Ex. marginal effect/writing ability
::: delve - dig; search deeply; investigate
::: obligatory - binding; required; compulsory; V. oblige: constrain; make grateful; do a favor; accommodate
::: bearing - deportment; connection
::: physiological - pertaining to the science of the function of living organisms; N. physiology
::: dally - trifle with; toy with; treat without the necessary seriousness; procrastinate; waste time
::: martinet - strict disciplinarian; person who demands total obedience to rules and orders; CF. Jean Martinet
::: corpulent - very fat; N. corpulence
::: propriety - fitness; quality of being proper; correct conduct; conformity to prevailing customs and usages; CF. proprietor, proprietary