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extraneous - not essential; irrelevant; superfluous; external; coming from the outside; Ex. extraneous details/noise/to the subject
canker - any ulcerous sore; ulcer; any evil; CF. cancer
vituperative - abusive; scolding; V. vituperate: berate; scold; rail against abusively
redress - remedy; compensation; Ex. seek redress for the damage to your car; V: put right; remedy or rectify (a wrong); make amends for
warrant - justification; written order that serves as authorization (esp. a judicial writ); Ex. search/death warrant; V: justify; guarantee
trenchant - cutting; incisive; keen
propensity - natural inclination
physiognomy - face (as showing the character and the mind); art of judging human character from facial features
pigment - coloring matter (usually powder to be mixed with water or oil)
gibberish - nonsense; nonsensical or unintelligible talk or writing; babbling