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pernicious - very harmful; deadly; very destructive; Ex. pernicious effect/anemia
jest - playful remark or act; V. act or speak playfully
spontaneity - lack of premeditation; naturalness; freedom from constraint; ADJ. spontaneous: self-generated; unpremeditated; happening without being planned
brink - edge (at the top of a cliff); Ex. on the brink of the Grand Canyon
devolve - deputize; pass or be passed to others (power, work, or property); Ex. devolve on/upon/to
marital - pertaining to marriage
rebus - representation of words in the form of pictures or symbols; puzzle in which pictures or letters stand for words; Ex. ``R U 18'' is a rebus for ``Are you 18''.
enhance - increase; make greater (as in value, reputation, or usefulness); improve
throng - crowd (of people or things); V.
knack - special talent; art