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whelp - young animal (esp. of the dog or cat family); young wolf, dog, tiger, etc.
pyromaniac - person with an insane desire to set things on fire
ciliated - having minute hairs; CF. cilium; CF. cilia: eyelash
hindmost - furthest behind; farthest to the rear
ductile - malleable; pliable; (of metals) easily pulled into shape; flexible; (of someone) easily influenced or controlled
luxuriant - abundant; growing healthily and in large amounts; excessively ornate; rich and splendid; fertile; Ex. luxuriant forests/prose; CF. luxurious, luxuriate
phenomena - observable facts; subjects of scientific investigation; SG. phenomenon: observable fact; very unusual person, thing, or event; marvel; wonder; CF. phenomenons; ADJ. phenomenal: very unusual; extraordinary; of a phenomenon; Ex. phenomenal strength
dingy - (of things and place) dirty and dull; Ex. dingy street/curtain
seedy - run-down; decrepit; disreputable; having many seeds; Ex. seedy downtown hotel
knell - tolling of a bell especially to indicate a funeral, disaster, etc.; sound of the funeral bell; V.