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::: cavil - quibble; make frivolous objections; find fault unnecessarily
::: functionary - official (who performs a particular function)
::: livid - lead-colored; black and blue (as from a bruise); ashen; enraged; extremely angry
::: nomadic - wandering; N. nomad: tribe who migrates from place to place
::: crabbed - sour; bad-tempered; peevish; difficult to read as handwriting
::: certitude - certainty
::: shunt - move (a railway train) from one track to another; turn aside; divert; sidetrack; Ex. shunt traffic around an accident; N.
::: trickle - flow in drops or in a thin stream; N.
::: vying - contending; CF. vie
::: oblique - indirect; slanting (deviating from the perpendicular or from a straight line); Ex. oblique reference