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scaffold - temporary platform for workers (to work at heights above the ground); bracing framework; platform for execution
overbearing - bossy; domineering and arrogant; decisively important; Ex. overbearing manner/importance; V. overbear: dominate
regatta - boat or yacht race
decapitate - behead
nominal - in name only; of a name; trifling; (of a sum of money) very small; CF. nominate: propose as a candidate; appoint
nutrition - process of nourishing or being nourished; CF. malnutrition
peripheral - of a periphery; marginal; outer; of minor importance; not central; Ex. peripheral nerve/interest
impeccable - faultless
transpire - (of a fact) become known; be revealed; happen; give off (watery waste matter) through pores
labile - likely to change; unstable; Ex. emotionally labile; N. lability