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::: deciduous - falling off at a specific season or stage of growth as of leaves; Ex. deciduous tree/teeth
::: barrage - barrier laid down by artillery fire; overwhelming profusion; large number of questions or statements; Ex. a barrage of criticism
::: antiseptic - substance that prevents infection in a wound; ADJ.
::: agitate - stir up; disturb
::: allegory - story, play, or picture in which characters are used as symbols; fable
::: dubious - questionable; (of something) causing doubt; (of someone) filled with doubt; N. dubiety
::: navigable - (of a body of water) wide and deep enough to allow ships to pass through; (of a ship or aircraft) able to be steered
::: ghastly - horrible; terrifying; resembling ghosts; CF. aghast
::: litotes - understatement for emphasis; Ex. ``not bad(=pretty good)''
::: accoutre - equip; N. accoutrement