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::: muted - silent; muffled; toned down; Ex. muted traffic noise
::: embryonic - undeveloped; rudimentary; N. embryo: organism in the early stage of development
::: cantankerous - ill-humored; irritable
::: visceral - felt in one's inner organs; N. viscera: internal body organs; CF. eviscerate
::: forebears - (forbears) ancestors
::: visionary - produced by imagination; fanciful; mystical; showing foresight; N: one having foresight; one given to speculative impractical ideas
::: bauble - trinket; cheap jewel; trifle
::: posture - assume an affected pose; act artificially; N: pose; attitude
::: crotchety - (of someone old) eccentric; odd; whimsical; bad-tempered; N. crotchet: odd or whimsical notion
::: ungainly - (of someone) awkward in movement; clumsy; (of something) unwieldy; Ex. ungainly dancer/instrument