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::: emanate - issue forth; come out
::: subordinate - occupying a lower rank; inferior; submissive; N. V: put in a lower rank or class
::: obsessive - related to thinking about something constantly; of an obsession; preoccupying; N. obsession: compulsive preoccupation with a fixed idea; compulsive idea; V. obsess: preoccupy the mind of excessively
::: cogent - convincing
::: appellation - name; title
::: encroachment - gradual intrusion; Ex. I resent all these encroachments on my valuable time; V. encroach: take another's possessions or right gradually or stealthily; intrude; Ex. encroach on/upon
::: scrappy - quarrelsome
::: posthumous - after death (as of child born after father's death or book published after author's death); coming or occurring after one's death; Ex. posthumous fame/novel
::: indignation - anger at an injustice; Ex. righteous indignation; ADJ. indignant
::: leery - (of someone) suspicious; wary; cautious