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abjure - renounce upon oath
missile - object to be thrown or projected
subtlety - perceptiveness; ingenuity; delicacy; ADJ. subtle: delicate; so slight as to be difficult to detect; able to make fine distinctions; clever; Ex. subtle mind/differences in meaning
friction - clash or conflict in opinion; rubbing against
ardor - heat; passion; zeal; ADJ. ardent
stupefy - stun; make numb (as with a drug); amaze
culvert - artificial channel for water; drain crossing under a road
antiquated - obsolete; old-fashioned; outdated
sleight - dexterity; CF. sleight of hand: legerdemain; quickness of the hands in doing tricks
sophomoric - immature; half-baked; like a sophomore