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::: miniature - small model; small painting; ADJ: small
::: foist - insert improperly; impose upon another by coercion; palm off; pass off as genuine or worthy; CF. fist
::: forthcoming - happening in the near future; ready; willing to help; Ex. No answer was forthcoming.
::: cull - pick out from others (to kill the weakest members); reject; select; collect (information); N.
::: subsume - include (as a member of a group); encompass
::: prolixity - tedious wordiness; verbosity; ADJ. prolix: wordy; verbose; diffuse
::: unravel - disentangle; solve
::: stultify - make stupid in mind; cause to appear or become stupid or inconsistent; suppress; frustrate or hinder; Ex. stultifying effect of uninteresting work; Ex. stultify free expression
::: unction - the act of anointing with oil; Ex. extreme unction
::: rapacious - voracious; ravenous; taking everything one can; excessively grasping; plundering; subsisting on live prey; Ex. rapacious birds