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adjunct - something attached to but holding an inferior position
forswear - renounce under oath; abandon; make a solemn promise to give up; CF. abjure
selective - careful in choosing; having an effect only on certain things; not general; Ex. eclectic weed killer
pluck - courage; V: pull off or out; pull out the hair or feathers of; ADJ. plucky: courageous; brave
trajectory - path taken by a projectile; Ex. trajectory of a bullet
matriarch - woman who rules a family or larger social group
egress - exit; opening for going out; act of going out; OP. ingress
tenacity - firmness; persistence
combustible - easily burned; N. CF. combustion
terminus - last stop of railroad; end