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captious - faultfinding; too critical
circuit - closed circular line around an area; circumference; regularly repeated journey from place to place
climactic - relating to the highest point; N. climax; CF. climatic
pithy - concise and meaningful; substantial; meaty
encompass - surround; include; Ex. His activities encompass publishing and computers.
antediluvian - antiquated; extremely ancient
countenance - approve; support; tolerate; Ex. countenance his rude behavior; N: face; appearance
fracas - brawl(noisy quarrel or fight) in which a number of people take part; melee
decomposition - decay; V. decompose: decay; break and separate into simple parts
substantial - of substance; material; solid; essential or fundamental; ample; considerable; well-to-do; wealthy