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penchant - strong inclination; strong liking (esp. for something that is disapproved of by other people); Ex. penchant for fast cars
vantage - position giving an advantage (such as a strategic point); CF. vantagepoint
euthanasia - mercy killing
pliant - flexible; easily influenced
perigee - point of moon's orbit when it is nearest the earth; CF. apogee
boor - rude, insensitive person
nutrition - process of nourishing or being nourished; CF. malnutrition
grisly - ghastly; horrifying; Ex. grisly remains of the bodies
ineffectual - not effective; not having a desired effect; weak
sumptuous - grand suggesting great expense; lavish; rich; Ex. sumptuous feast