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pernicious - very harmful; deadly; very destructive; Ex. pernicious effect/anemia
expatiate - talk at length; speak or write in detail
intuition - immediate insight; power of knowing without reasoning; ADJ. intuitive; V. intuit: know by intuition
liability - drawback; handicap; debts; obligation; responsibility; condition of being liable; ADJ. liable: likely; responsible (for paying)
scanty - meager; insufficient
apropos - with reference to; regarding; Ex. remarks apropos (of) the present situation; ADJ. ADV.
expropriate - take possession of (often for public use and without payment)
cohere - stick together
pinch - squeeze between the thumb and a finger, or other edges; Ex. I had to pinch myself to make sure I wasn't dreaming. N: amount that can be held between the thumb and a finger
replenish - fill up again