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::: quirk - sudden sharp turn or twist; startling twist; caprice; idiosyncrasy; peculiarity of behavior; Ex. by a quirk of fate
::: squalor - condition of being squalid; filth; degradation; dirty neglected state; ADJ. squalid: dirty; sordid; morally repulsive; Ex. squalid story
::: incredulous - withholding belief; skeptical; showing disbelief
::: refectory - dining hall; room where meals are served (in a school)
::: perigee - point of moon's orbit when it is nearest the earth; CF. apogee
::: probity - uprightness; honesty; incorruptibility
::: occult - mysterious; secret; supernatural; beyond human comprehension; CF. mysterious to human ?; OP. bare
::: plenary - (of power) complete; full; fully attended by all qualified members; Ex. plenary power
::: subterfuge - stratagem(deceptive scheme); pretense; evasion; Ex. resort to a harmless subterfuge
::: prodigal - wasteful; reckless with money; profuse; Ex. a mind prodigal of ideas; N. prodigality