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peripheral - of a periphery; marginal; outer; of minor importance; not central; Ex. peripheral nerve/interest
postmortem - autopsy; ADJ: occurring after death; of a postmortem
apathy - lack of caring; indifference; lack of concern or interest in important matters; Ex. He was sunk in apathy after his failure; ADJ. apathetic
commandeer - take (private property) for military use without needing permission or giving payment; draft for military purposes
petulant - touchy; peevish; ill-tempered
comprehensive - broad; including a lot or everything; thorough; inclusive
betroth - become engaged to marry
pang - sudden sharp feeling of pain
maneuver - (manoeuver) strategic military or naval movement (done for training purposes); carefully planned process; stratagem; V: carry out a military maneuver; use maneuvers in gaining an end
profound - deep; not superficial; complete; Ex. profound thinker/remark/silence/deafness; N. profundity