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::: derivative - unoriginal; obtained from another source; Ex. derivative prose style; N.
::: wrest - obtain by pulling violently; pull away; take by violence; Ex. wrest victory from their grasp
::: minutiae - petty or trivial details; CF. minutia
::: repulsion - distaste; disgust; act of driving back; ADJ. repulsive: causing disgust; tending to drive away; V. repel (not `repulse')
::: annihilate - destroy
::: mediocre - ordinary; commonplace; neither good nor bad
::: resentment - indignation; bitterness; displeasure; V. resent: feel anger about
::: seminal - related to seed or semen; germinal; creative; providing a basis for further development; influencing future developments; Ex. seminal research in a new field
::: amenable - obedient; compliant; readily managed; responsive; willing to be led; answerable or accountable legally; responsible; able to be tested by; Ex. amenable to sensible suggestions; Ex. He is very amenable; Ex. amenable to the usual tests
::: laborious - demanding much work or care; tedious