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discordant - not harmonious; conflicting
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
wisp - small bunch (of hair); faint streak (of smoke)
illuminate - brighten; clear up or make understandable; enlighten; enable to understand; Ex. illuminating remarks
fulsome - disgustingly excessive; offensively flattering; Ex. fulsome praise/expressions of admire
transcribe - copy; write a copy of; N. transcription
herbivorous - grain-eating; CF. herbivore
matin - \'ee(matinee) dramatic or musical performance given in the afternoon
maculated - spotted; stained; CF. immaculate
cursive - (of writing) flowing; running; having the successive letters joined