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irremediable - incurable; uncorrectable; impossible to remedy
peremptory - demanding and leaving no choice; imperative; Ex. peremptory decree/knock
goad - urge on; drive with a goad; cause (someone) to do something by continued annoyance; Ex. They goaded him into doing it by saying he was a coward; N: sharp-pointed stick for driving cattle; stimulus; CF. annoy continually
pauper - very poor person
calorific - heat-producing; N. calorie
disproportion - lack of proportion (between the parts); ADJ. disproportionate
discredit - defame; disgrace; destroy confidence in; disbelieve; N. CF. discreditable: causing discredit; shameful
striated - marked with parallel bands; striped; grooved; Ex. striated rocks; V. striate; N. stria: thin groove or line
hierarchy - arrangement by rank or standing; authoritarian body divided into ranks; body of persons having authority
flutter - (of a bird with large wings) wave (the wings) lightly, rapidly, and irregularly; vibrate rapidly or erratically; fly by waving quickly; flitter; N.