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::: makeshift - temporary expedient or substitute (in the case of urgent need); Ex. makeshift shelter
::: ponderous - having great weight; weighty; unwieldy; lacking lightness; dull; Ex. ponderous body/style of writing
::: juxtapose - place side by side; CF. next
::: beneficiary - person entitled to benefits or proceeds of an insurance policy or will
::: impediment - hindrance; stumbling-block; speech defect preventing clear articulation; Ex. speech impediment
::: decapitate - behead
::: prowess - extraordinary ability; military bravery; Ex. prowess in battle
::: meteoric - like a meteor; swift; momentarily brilliant; Ex. meteoric rise to fame; N. meteor
::: manacle - restrain; handcuff; N.
::: incidental - not essential; minor; N: something incidental