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fulcrum - support on which a lever rests or pivots
blemish - mar; spoil the beauty or perfection of; N: flaw or defect (that spoils perfection); Ex. blemishes in the crystal; CF. unblemished
wisp - small bunch (of hair); faint streak (of smoke)
wretch - miserable person; bad or despicable person; ADJ. wretched: miserable; bad; contemptible; vile
incidental - not essential; minor; N: something incidental
delusion - false belief; hallucination; deluding; Ex. delusions of grandeur; Ex. under the delusion that
voluminous - having great volume (as of a garment or container); bulky; large
viand - food; CF. live
plausible - conceivably true; having a show of truth but open to doubt; specious
despot - tyrant; harsh, authoritarian ruler; CF. despotism