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::: obsolete - outmoded; no longer used
::: sunder - separate; part; CF. asunder
::: tautological - needlessly repetitious; Ex. ``It was visible to the eye''; N. tautology: needless repetition of the same sense; statement that is always true
::: scintilla - trace; minute amount; shred; least bit; Ex. There is not a scintilla of truth; CF. spark
::: succulent - juicy; full of juice or sap; full of richness; N: succulent plant such as a cactus
::: paramount - foremost in importance; supreme; CF. para-: beyond; above; Ex. paranormal
::: autopsy - examination of a dead body; postmortem; V.
::: manipulate - operate with one's hands; control or play upon (people, forces, etc.) artfully; maneuver; Ex. how to manipulate publicity and men; ADJ. manipulative
::: requisition - formal demand or request; Ex. requisition for more computing equipment; V.
::: tact - skill or sensitivity in dealing with people without causing offence