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subliminal - below the threshold of conscious perception; Ex. subliminal advertisement
carapace - shell covering the back (of a turtle, tortoise, crab, etc.)
comeuppance - deserts; well-deserved punishment or misfortune; rebuke
preeminent - outstanding; superior
defalcate - embezzle
minutiae - petty or trivial details; CF. minutia
skulk - move furtively and secretly; Ex. He skulked through the less fashionable sections of the city.
notch - V-shaped cut in a surface; V.
spatula - broad-bladed instrument used for spreading or mixing
smolder - smoulder; burn slowly without flame; be liable to break out at any moment; exist in a suppressed state; Ex. smoldering anger