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diversion - act of turning aside; pastime; V. divert: turn aside from a course; distract; amuse
acclaim - applaud; praise; greet with great approval; announce with great approval; Ex. The new drung has been acclaimed as the most important discoveries for years; N: strong expression of approval and praise
acrid - bitter (to the taste or smell); sharp; bitterly pungent
blanch - bleach; whiten; make white or pale
aquiline - curved; hooked; of or like an eagle; Ex. aquiline nose
nascent - incipient; coming into being or existence; Ex. nascent ability in music
ravel - fall apart into tangles; entangle; unravel or untwist
sleight - dexterity; CF. sleight of hand: legerdemain; quickness of the hands in doing tricks
mangle - tear or cut to pieces; mutilate or disfigure; Ex. badly mangled bodies
inopportune - untimely; inappropriate or ill-timed; poorly chosen