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extraneous - not essential; irrelevant; superfluous; external; coming from the outside; Ex. extraneous details/noise/to the subject
percussion - striking one object against another sharply; Ex. percussion instrument; N: striking together of two bodies; sound caused by percussion
crest - top (as of a hill or wave); showy feathers on the head of a bird
imbroglio - complicated situation (as in a play); painful or complex misunderstanding (as in a play); entanglement; confused mass (as of papers); V. embroil
mural - wall painting
deliberate - consider; ponder; ADJ: done on purpose; slow
corrode - destroy or wear away gradually by chemical action (over a long period)
dogmatic - opinionated; holding stubbornly to one's opinion; arbitrary; doctrinal
baroque - highly ornate
drastic - strong; violent and severe; Ex. drastic changes/measures