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::: extrapolation - projection; conjecture; V. extrapolate: infer (unknown information) from known information
::: gyroscope - apparatus used to maintain balance, ascertain direction, etc.
::: concession - an act of yielding; conceding; something conceded; point, right, etc. given unwillingly; privilege of maintaining a business in a certain place; Ex. oil concessions in the North sea; CF. concessionaire
::: inestimable - impossible to estimate; (apprec) invaluable; of immeasurable worth
::: bargain - agreement between two groups or people; something for sale at a price advantageous to the buyer; V: negotiate; trade; Ex. bargaining power
::: gloss - brief explanation note or translation of a difficult expression; V.
::: contrived - unnatural and forced; artificial; not spontaneous; Ex. The ending was rather contrived.
::: mercurial - capricious; quick and changing; fickle; containing the element mercury; Ex. mercurial temper; CF. mood
::: sallow - (of the skin) yellowish and unhealthy-looking; sickly in color; Ex. sallow complexion due to jaundice
::: calculated - deliberately planned; likely