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parallel - similar; analogous; corresponding; N: parallel line; person or thing that is parallel (to another); similarity; Ex. know of no parallel to the case; Ex. without parallel; V: be similar to; make parallel; Ex. Your experience parallels mine; CF. unparalleled
indecision - irresolution; inability to make up one's mind
partiality - state of being partial; inclination; favorable bias; special fondness; preference
elaborate - work out carefully; add more detail or information; ADJ.
injurious - harmful; causing injury
inveigle - deceive; lead astray by deception; wheedle(cajole); Ex. inveigle her into joining the club; CF. interest dishonestly
respiration - breathing; exhalation; ADJ. respiratory
curmudgeon - churlish, miserly individual; bad-tempered old person
check - stop motion; curb or restrain
philology - study of language or words