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::: melee - fight
::: gratuitous - given freely; unwarranted; uncalled for; done without good reason; Ex. gratuitous comment
::: ethnology - study of humankind; study of the different races of human beings; CF. anthropology
::: dingy - (of things and place) dirty and dull; Ex. dingy street/curtain
::: stipple - paint or draw with dots or short strokes
::: civil - having to do with citizens; not military or religious; courteous and polite; Ex. married in a civil ceremony; Ex. civil strife/disorder/law; N. civility; CF. civic
::: enervate - weaken; take away energy from
::: chagrin - annoyance and disappointment; vexation (caused by humiliation or injured pride)
::: aberrant - abnormal or deviant
::: refectory - dining hall; room where meals are served (in a school)