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circumlocution - indirect or roundabout expression (by using an uncecessarily large number of words esp. when trying to avoid answering a difficult question directly)
imbalance - lack of balance or symmetry; disproportion
nimble - quick in movement; agile; quick in understanding; Ex. nimble climber/mind
expedite - hasten; make go faster
crest - top (as of a hill or wave); showy feathers on the head of a bird
complementary - serving to complete something
turbid - (of a liquid) having the sediment disturbed; muddy; thick
ordinance - decree; authoritative order
incubus - burden; very worriying problem; mental care; nightmare; male devil; CF. succubus
Machiavellian - crafty; double-dealing; of the political doctrine of Machiavelli, which holds that craft and deceit are justified in pursuing political power