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dorsal - relating to the back of an animal; Ex. dorsal fin
manipulate - operate with one's hands; control or play upon (people, forces, etc.) artfully; maneuver; Ex. how to manipulate publicity and men; ADJ. manipulative
convention - social or moral custom; established practice; formal meeting; international agreement
portend - foretell; presage; be a sign or warning of; N. portent: sign; omen; forewarning
sagacious - wise; perceptive; shrewd; having insight; N. sagacity
benediction - blessing
spontaneity - lack of premeditation; naturalness; freedom from constraint; ADJ. spontaneous: self-generated; unpremeditated; happening without being planned
onus - burden; responsibility
nuptial - of marriage or the wedding ceremony; N; nuptials; wedding ceremony
supposition - assumption; hypothesis; surmise; V. suppose