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heterogeneous - dissimilar; mixed; not homogeneous; consisting of dissimilar elements or plants
quixotic - idealistic but impractical; CF. Don Quixote
trajectory - path taken by a projectile; Ex. trajectory of a bullet
punitive - punishing; Ex. punitive measures
brevity - conciseness; shortness of duration
favoritism - display of partiality toward a favored person
untoward - unexpected and adverse; unfortunate or unlucky; Ex. untoward encounter
insidious - treacherous; stealthy; sly; working or spreading harmfully in a stealthy manner; Ex. insidious spreading of dry rot
mystic - of hidden meaning and spiritual power; Ex. mystic ceremonies; N. CF. mysticism
supplicate - petition humbly; pray to grant a favor