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knotty - intricate; difficult; tangled; CF. knot
fathomless - too deep to be measured or understood; unfathomable
atypical - not normal; not typical
pedigree - line of ancestors; ancestry; lineage; ADJ. (of an animal) descended from of a chosen family; Ex. pedigree dog; CF. crane's foot
amorphous - formless; lacking shape or definition
remission - temporary moderation (of disease symptoms); remitting of a debt or punishment; cancelation of a debt; pardon; Ex. The disease went into remission; Ex. Christians pray for the remission of sins.
tangential - only slightly connected; not central; peripheral; digressing; showing divergence; CF. tangent
gorge - stuff oneself (with food); glut; CF. gorgeous: dazzlingly beautiful
descry - catch sight of (something distant)
chafe - warm by rubbing; make sore by rubbing; N.