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martial - warlike; of war; Ex. martial art/law
obsequious - slavishly attentive; servile; full of servile compliance; sycophantic
empirical - based on experience
irrelevant - not applicable; unrelated
tactful - careful no to cause offence; OP. tactless
stolid - dull; impassive; showing little emotion when strong feelings are expected
inimical - (of someone) unfriendly; hostile; (of something) harmful; detrimental; CF. enemy
plausible - conceivably true; having a show of truth but open to doubt; specious
pretension - pretentiousness; claim (without foundation); Ex. I make no pretensions to skill as an artist.
amulet - charm; talisman; an object worn believed to protect against evil, bad luck