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cerebral - pertaining to the brain or intellect; intellectual rather than emotional; CF. cerebrum
convoluted - coiled around; twisted; involved; complicated; intricate; complex; N. convolution: twist; one of the convex folds of the surface of the brain
piecemeal - one part at a time; gradually; in stages; Ex. read a novel piecemeal
fanfare - call by bugles or trumpets; showy display; spectacular public display
timbre - quality of a musical tone produced by a musical instrument (which distinguishes it from others of the same pitch)
affliction - state of distress; trial; cause of distress or suffering; V. afflict: inflict grievous suffering on
blatant - extremely (offensively) obvious; loudly offensive; Ex. blatant lie; N. blatancy
occlude - shut; close; obstruct; Ex. A blood clot occluded an artery.
meander - wind or turn in its course; follow a winding or turning course; move aimlessly and idly
flighty - (esp. of a woman's behavior) capricious; often changing, esp. from one lover to another; impulsive