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dorsal - relating to the back of an animal; Ex. dorsal fin
fancy - imagination (of a whimsical or fantastic nature); capricious liking; V: imagine; be fond of; ADJ. decorative; elaborate
refurbish - renovate; make clean, bright, or fresh (make new) again; make bright by polishing; Ex. refurbish an old theater; CF. furbish: polish
partisan - one-sided; prejudiced; committed to a party (with dislike of any others); N: strong supporter of a party; guerrilla
ductile - malleable; pliable; (of metals) easily pulled into shape; flexible; (of someone) easily influenced or controlled
reparable - capable of being repaired
ballast - heavy substance used to add stability or weight; V. supply with ballast
incidental - not essential; minor; N: something incidental
probe - explore with a probe or tools; investigate; N: slender instrument used to explore a wound or body cavity; device designed to investigate an unknown region; thorough investigation; Ex. space probe
sloth - slow moving tree-dwelling mammal; laziness; ADJ. slothful: lazy; indolent