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expunge - cancel; remove a word or name (from a book or list); erase
hubbub - confused uproar; loud noise; din
palimpsest - parchment or piece of writing material used for second time after original writing has been erased
surfeit - satiate; feed or supply to excess; stuff; indulge to excess in anything; N: surfeiting; excessive amount; Ex. surfeit of food
juridical - of the law and its administration; CF. judicial: of courts of law; CF. judiciary
flicker - burn unsteadily or fitfully; move waveringly; N: flickering movement or light; brief sensation; Ex. flicker of excitement
unwonted - unaccustomed; unusual; Ex. He arrived with unwonted punctuality.
suture - stitches sewn to hold the cut edges of a wound or incision; material used in sewing; V: sew together a wound
chaff - worthless products of an endeavor; husk(outer seed cover) separated from grain; Ex. separate the wheat from the chaff
overblown - inflated; exaggerated