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ligneous - like wood
accretion - growth or increase in size by gradual addition; growth; increase; increase by natural growth; Ex. towers and other accretions of the castle; V. accrete
limbo - region near heaven or hell where certain souls are kept; prison (slang); Ex. Purgatory and Limbo
fusillade - simultaneous firing or outburst (of missiles, questions, etc.)
regal - royal; of a monarch; Ex. regal manner
facetious - joking (often inappropriately); unserious; humorous
irksome - annoying; tedious; V. irk: annoy
crux - essential or main point; Ex. the crux of the problem; ADJ. crucial: of deciding importance
tenacity - firmness; persistence
disperse - scatter; Ex. disperse the cloud/crowd