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onomatopoeia - words formed in imitation of natural sounds
adversary - opponent; enemy
biennial - every two years
noisome - foul smelling; very unpleasant; unwholesome
retentive - holding; able to retain things (esp. facts in the mind); having a good memory
denomination - religious group; unit in a system; name or designation; CF. denominator: common trait or characteristic
facile - easily accomplished; ready or fluent; superficial; not deep; Ex. facile solution to a complex problem; Ex. facile speaker; N. facility: ability to do something easily and well; ease in doing resulting from skill or aptitude; something that facilitates an action; amenity; Ex. with great facility
plagiarize - steal another's ideas or writings and pass them off as one's own; Ex. ideas plagiarized from my article; N. plagiarism; CF. kidnap
cohesion - tendency to keep together
indentation - notch; deep recess; V. indent; CF. tooth