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::: broil - cook by direct heat; N.
::: cumbersome - heavy and awkward to carry or wear; burdensome; Ex. cumbersome parcel/uniform
::: benefactor - gift giver; patron; person who does good or who gives money for a good purpose
::: upright - (sitting or standing) straight up; honest; moral
::: environ - enclose; surround; N. environs: surrounding area (as of a city)
::: scintilla - trace; minute amount; shred; least bit; Ex. There is not a scintilla of truth; CF. spark
::: polemical - (polemic) aggressive in verbal attack; disputatious (rather than simply expressing opinions)
::: chaffing - bantering; joking
::: jingoist - extremely aggressive and militant patriot; warlike chauvinist; N. jingoism: extreme nationalism
::: conduit - aqueduct; passageway for fluids