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magnate - person of prominence or influence; powerful or influential person (in business or industry); Ex. oil magnate
meter - arrangement of words in the form of poetry (by accentual rhythm)
hackles - hairs on back and neck, especially of a dog; Ex. make someone's hackles rise
jocose - given to(having a tendency of) joking
omnivorous - eating both plant and animal food; devouring everything
perquisite - (perk) any gain above stipulated salary; Ex. perquisites such as free meals and a car
impediment - hindrance; stumbling-block; speech defect preventing clear articulation; Ex. speech impediment
pretend - feign; pretend to: claim to possess; make pretensions to; Ex. I don't pretend to much expertise; N. pretense
consanguinity - kinship; relationship by birth
gustatory - affecting or relating to the sense of taste