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Word: peripheral

Definition: of a periphery; marginal; outer; of minor importance; not central; Ex. peripheral nerve/interest


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::: partisan - one-sided; prejudiced; committed to a party (with dislike of any others); N: strong supporter of a party; guerrilla
::: gratuitous - given freely; unwarranted; uncalled for; done without good reason; Ex. gratuitous comment
::: mannerism - distinctive behavioral trait; affected style in art (according to a set of styles)
::: abhor - detest; hate
::: maculated - spotted; stained; CF. immaculate
::: choleric - hot-tempered; bad-tempered; irritable; easily angered; CF. cholera
::: prance - move about in a spirited manner (proudly and confidently)
::: iniquitous - wicked; immoral; unrighteous; N. iniquity; Ex. den of iniquity
::: odium - detestation; quality of being odious; hatefulness; disrepute (resulting from hateful conduct)