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accessory - additional object; useful but not essential thing
presage - foretell; be a warning or sign of; N: presentiment; foreboding; omen
exceptionable - objectionable; likely to cause dislike; offensive; CF. unexceptionable: entirely acceptable
derogatory - expressing a low opinion; disparaging; V. derogate: detract; disparage
blunt - having a dull edge; abrupt and frank in speech or manner; brusque; V: make or become blunt
contraband - illegal trade; smuggling; smuggled goods; ADJ.
plane - carpenter's tool for smoothing and leveling wood; V. CF. flat
ration - fixed portion; V: distribute as rations
anoint - consecrate; put oil on (in a religious ceremony)
congruent - in agreement; harmonious; corresponding; coinciding exactly; CF. congruous