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::: extraneous - not essential; irrelevant; superfluous; external; coming from the outside; Ex. extraneous details/noise/to the subject
::: expertise - specialized knowledge (in a particular field); expert skill
::: mannerism - distinctive behavioral trait; affected style in art (according to a set of styles)
::: condole - express condolences; N. condolence: sympathy for someone who has experienced great sorrow
::: antidote - remedy to counteract a poison or disease; Ex. antidote to the economic troubles
::: germinate - cause to sprout; sprout
::: paleontology - study of prehistoric life or fossils; CF. paleo-: ancient or prehistoric; Ex. paleography: study of ancient written documents
::: stipend - pay for services
::: parchment - writing material made from the skin of a sheep or goat
::: flutter - (of a bird with large wings) wave (the wings) lightly, rapidly, and irregularly; vibrate rapidly or erratically; fly by waving quickly; flitter; N.