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distinct - clearly different; clearly noticed
chicanery - trickery; deception
amputate - cut off part of body; prune (a limb)
bilious - suffering from indigestion; sick from having too much bile; irritable; easily irritated
lineaments - features especially of the face; distinctive shape or contour of the face; CF. line
impetuous - violent; hasty; rash; impulsive; without careful thought; Ex. impetuous decision
parasite - animal or plant living on another; toady; sycophant; CF. para-: beside
crest - top (as of a hill or wave); showy feathers on the head of a bird
pomposity - self-important behavior; acting like a stuffed shirt(pompous person); ADJ. pompous: self-important
hyperbole - exaggeration; overstatement; ADJ. hyperbolic: of hyperbole; of a hyperbola