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marsupial - one of a family of mammals that nurse their offspring in a pouch(pocket of skin or leather); CF. kangaroo, opossum, wombat
headlong - hasty; rash; headfirst; ADV.
semblance - outward appearance; guise; Ex. We called in the troops to bring a/some semblance of order to the city.
inkling - hint; slight indication
anthology - book of literary selections by various authors; CF. omnibus
slipshod - slovenly; careless; sloppy; untidy; shabby; Ex. slipshod work
accrue - come to one as a gain; accumulate over time; come about by addition; Ex. benefits that accrue from scientific research; Ex. interest accruing in a bank account; N. accrual
rendezvous - meeting place; meeting at a set time or place; V.
staccato - played in an abrupt manner; marked by abrupt sharp sound; Ex. staccato applause
perpetual - everlasting