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posture - assume an affected pose; act artificially; N: pose; attitude
nondescript - undistinctive; ordinary; ordinary-looking; Ex. nondescript fellow in a crowd
insolvent - bankrupt; lacking money to pay; N. insolvency
expropriate - take possession of (often for public use and without payment)
clavicle - collarbone
retract - withdraw; take back; draw back; Ex. retract a statement/an offer/claws; N. retraction; CF. retractile
parody - humorous imitation; spoof; takeoff; travesty; V.
atheistic - denying the existence of God; N. atheism
nominal - in name only; of a name; trifling; (of a sum of money) very small; CF. nominate: propose as a candidate; appoint
burnish - make shiny by rubbing; polish