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::: restitution - returning something (lost or stolen) to the rightful owner; reparation; indemnification; compensation for loss, damage, or injury
::: integral - complete; necessary for completeness; Ex. integral part
::: pejorative - (of a word or phrase) suggesting that someone is of little value; negative in connotation; having a belittling effect; Ex. Many women now considers ``housewife'' a pejorative expression, because it patronized them.
::: natty - neatly or smartly dressed; dapper; smart; Ex. natty dresser
::: caliber - ability; quality; diameter of the inside of a round cylinder; Ex. work of very high caliber
::: unsightly - ugly; unpleasant to look at
::: bludgeon - club; heavy-headed weapon; V.
::: summation - act of finding the total; summing-up; summary (esp. one given by the judge at the end of a trial)
::: expansive - (of a person) outgoing and sociable; broad and extensive; able to increase in size
::: crotchety - (of someone old) eccentric; odd; whimsical; bad-tempered; N. crotchet: odd or whimsical notion