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::: hackles - hairs on back and neck, especially of a dog; Ex. make someone's hackles rise
::: subliminal - below the threshold of conscious perception; Ex. subliminal advertisement
::: temporal - of time; not lasting forever; limited by time; temporary; secular; worldly
::: plumb - exactly vertical; N: weight on the end of a line; V: examine very carefully or critically in order to understand; measure depth (by sounding); Ex. plumb the depth of
::: impersonal - not being a person; not showing personal feelings; Ex. impersonal force/manner/organization
::: sagacious - wise; perceptive; shrewd; having insight; N. sagacity
::: pinnace - small boat
::: chimerical - fantastically improbable; highly unrealistic; N. chimera: unreal fancy; fire-breathing female creature
::: throes - violent anguish
::: perspicacious - (of someone) having insight; penetrating; astute