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mongrel - plant or animal (esp. a dog) of mixed breed; ADJ.
dote - be excessively fond of; show signs of mental decline
mottled - blotched in coloring; spotted; Ex. mottled face; V. mottle: mark with blotches of different colors
indict - charge; N. indictment
reprehensible - deserving blame; blameworthy; V. reprehend: blame
torque - twisting force; force producing rotation
quadruped - four-footed animal; ADJ. CF. biped
paradox - something apparently contradictory in nature (that may nonetheless be true); statement that looks false but is actually correct
parry - ward off a blow; deflect; Ex. He parried the unwelcome question very skillfully; N. CF.
dereliction - neglect of duty; abandonment