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dominant - exercising the most influence; high and easily seen; stronger than the other part of a system; not recessive
articulate - effective; distinct; expressing ideas clearly; having clear sounds; having joints; Ex. articulate speech; V: express thoughts and feeling clearly; pronounce clearly; unite by joints
mobile - movable; not fixed; N. mobility
heedless - not noticing; disregarding
scuffle - struggle confusedly; move off in a confused hurry; N. CF. scuffling twins ?
rivet - metal pin used for fastening metal plates together; V: fasten with a rivet; engross
civil - having to do with citizens; not military or religious; courteous and polite; Ex. married in a civil ceremony; Ex. civil strife/disorder/law; N. civility; CF. civic
implacable - incapable of being pacified; impossible to appease; Ex. implacable enemy
ceremonious - marked by formality; extremely formal and polite; CF. ceremony: conventional social courtesy
allay - calm; pacify