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crux - essential or main point; Ex. the crux of the problem; ADJ. crucial: of deciding importance
adroit - skillful (in using mind or hand)
appall - dismay; shock deeply
effrontery - rudeness without any sense of shame; shameless boldness; presumptousness; nerve; cheek
noxious - harmful; CF. obnoxious
flux - flowing; series of changes; fluctuation; Ex. in a state of flux
shunt - move (a railway train) from one track to another; turn aside; divert; sidetrack; Ex. shunt traffic around an accident; N.
satirical - using satire; mocking
ramification - branching out; subdivision; one branch of a system; one of the results following from an action or decision; Ex. ramifications of a business/the decision
mollify - soothe an angry person