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prodigy - highly gifted child; person with exceptional talents; marvel; wonder
superficial - of the surface; not deep; shallow; not thorough; trivial; Ex. superficial analysis/knowledge
ductile - malleable; pliable; (of metals) easily pulled into shape; flexible; (of someone) easily influenced or controlled
warranted - justified; authorized
addendum - addition; appendix to book; something that is added (as at the end of a speech or book)
denotation - meaning; distinguishing by name; V. denote: indicate; refer to directly; mean; CF. connotation
striated - marked with parallel bands; striped; grooved; Ex. striated rocks; V. striate; N. stria: thin groove or line
insinuate - hint; imply; suggest indirectly; creep in; introduce or insert (oneself) by artful means; Ex. insinuate himself into the boss's favor; CF. ingratiate
cleave - split or sever; cling to; remain faithful to; N. cleavage; ADJ. cloven
galleon - large three-masted sailing ship