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palpable - tangible; (of something bad) easily perceptible; obvious; Ex. palpable blunder
brood - sit on in order to hatch; think deeply or worry anxiously; N: the young of certain animals; group of young birds hatched at one time
oscillate - vibrate pendulumlike; waver
colossal - huge
striated - marked with parallel bands; striped; grooved; Ex. striated rocks; V. striate; N. stria: thin groove or line
imperceptible - unnoticeable; impossible to perceive; undetectable
digression - wandering away from the subject; V. digress
grueling - exhausting; Ex. grueling marathon race
firebrand - piece of burning wood; hothead; troublemaker; person who stirs up trouble
patronize - support; act superior toward; treat in a condescending manner; be a customer of; N. patron: one that supports; regular customer; N. patronage; CF. boycott