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slavish - of or like a slave; servile; showing no originality; copied very closely; Ex. slavish devotion/copy of the original
obliterate - destroy completely; wipe out; Ex. obliterate the village
hardy - (of people or animals) sturdy; robust; (of plants) able to stand inclement(stormy) weather
coincidence - the chance occurrence, at the same time, of two or more seemingly connected events; V. coincide: happen at the same time; be in agreement; CF. coincident; CF. coincidental
marginal - of a margin; barely within a limit; Ex. marginal effect/writing ability
askance - with a sideways or indirect look (with disapproval or distruct); Ex. look askance at
paradigm - model; example that serves as a model; pattern; list of all the inflectional forms of a word
stately - formal; ceremonious; grand in style or size; majestic
fastidious - difficult to please; squeamish; fussy; finicky
topography - physical features of a region (such as the shape and height); CF. topo-: place