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valor - bravery; ADJ. valiant: possessing valor; brave
protrude - stick out; jut; project; Ex. protruding teeth
curmudgeon - churlish, miserly individual; bad-tempered old person
advert - refer
nepotism - favoritism (to a relative); CF. nephew
tendentious - promoting a particular point of view; biased; having an aim; designed to further a cause; Ex. tendentious rather than truth-seeking; CF. tend: move in a certain direction
discombobulated - discomposed; confused
infest - inhabit in numbers large enough to be harmful; Ex. Mice infested the house; Ex. shark-infested waters
dormer - window projecting upright from roof; CF. sleeping room
brackish - somewhat saline