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::: irretrievable - impossible to recover or regain; CF. retrieve
::: gull - trick; deceive; hoodwink; N: person who is easily tricked; dupe
::: interim - meantime; Ex. in the interim; ADJ. taking place during an interim; Ex. interim paper
::: obnoxious - offensive; disagreeable; Ex. obnoxious smell
::: percussion - striking one object against another sharply; Ex. percussion instrument; N: striking together of two bodies; sound caused by percussion
::: petulant - touchy; peevish; ill-tempered
::: unravel - disentangle; solve
::: opalescent - iridescent; lustrous; like an opal; N. opalescence
::: gangrene - decay of body tissue caused by insufficient blood supply (usually following injury); ADJ. gangrenous
::: gradation - series of gradual stages; degree in such a progression