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canard - unfounded false rumor; exaggerated false report
expletive - meaningless word; interjection; profane oath; swear-word
catapult - slingshot; hurling machine; V: fire from catapult
demeanor - behavior; bearing
vindicate - clear from blame; free from blame or accusation (with supporting proof); exonerate; substantiate; justify or support; avenge; Ex. vindicate one's client; Ex. vindicate one's claim; CF. vindicator
decomposition - decay; V. decompose: decay; break and separate into simple parts
disperse - scatter; Ex. disperse the cloud/crowd
meticulous - excessively careful (with great attention to detail); painstaking; scrupulous
crescendo - increase in the volume or intensity as in a musical passage; climax; CF. crescent
stygian - unpleasantly dark; gloomy; hellish; deathly; CF. Styx: the chief river in the subterranean land of the dead