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anomalous - abnormal; irregular
jingoist - extremely aggressive and militant patriot; warlike chauvinist; N. jingoism: extreme nationalism
slaughter - killing of animals for food; massacre; V: butcher (animals) for food; kill in large numbers
extant - (of something written or painted) still in existence
inclement - stormy; unkind; unmerciful; CF. clement
raucous - (of voice) harsh and unpleasant; (of people) disorderly and boisterous; Ex. raucous shouts
deterrent - something that discourages or deters
requisite - necessary requirement; something required; ADJ: required; necessary
temperate - moderate; restrained; self-controlled; moderate in respect to temperature; CF. temperance: moderation and self-restraint; abstinence of alcoholic drinks; Ex. temperance society
pungent - stinging; acrid; sharp in taste or smell; (of speech or writing) caustic; N. pungency