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::: cumbersome - heavy and awkward to carry or wear; burdensome; Ex. cumbersome parcel/uniform
::: privation - lack of the basic necessities or comforts of life; hardship; want; CF. deprive
::: obviate - make unnecessary; get rid of; Ex. obviate the need
::: humor - indulge; comply with the wishes of; N. quality that makes something amusing; state of mind; mood; Ex. in a bad humor; Ex. out of humor
::: exemplify - show by example; furnish an example; serve as an example of; Ex. His pictures exemplify that sort of painting.
::: sonorous - resonant; producing a full deep sound; producing sound
::: altercation - noisy quarrel
::: chasten - discipline; punish in order to correct; CF. castigate
::: pertinent - suitable; to the point; relevant
::: piebald - of different colors; mottled; spotted in different colors (esp. in black and white); Ex. piebald horse; CF. pie+bald