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minutiae - petty or trivial details; CF. minutia
cringe - shrink back as if in fear; cower
rue - regret; lament; mourn; Ex. He will rue the day; N. ADJ. rueful
overthrow - topple; N.
lackadaisical - lacking interest or effort; lacking purpose or zest; lazy; halfhearted; languid
disfigure - mar the appearance of; spoil
dorsal - relating to the back of an animal; Ex. dorsal fin
propellant - (propellent) substance which propels or drives forward (such as an explosive charge or a rocket fuel)
spoof - parody
ovoid - egg-shaped; CF. ovum; CF. ovulate