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gustatory - affecting or relating to the sense of taste
compact - agreement; contract; ADJ: tightly packed; firm; brief; concise; Ex. compact statement
subtlety - perceptiveness; ingenuity; delicacy; ADJ. subtle: delicate; so slight as to be difficult to detect; able to make fine distinctions; clever; Ex. subtle mind/differences in meaning
ovation - enthusiastic applause
gloss_over - explain away with the intention of deceiving or hiding faults
mincing - affectedly dainty(delicate); V. mince: cut (esp. meat) into very small pieces; walk with exaggerated primness; walk in an unnatural way, taking little short steps; Ex. The actor minced across the stage; CF. mincemeat; CF. mincer
linguistic - pertaining to language
beneficial - helpful; useful; advantageous
sherbet - flavored dessert ice
rife - (of something bad) widespread; abundant; current