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rustle - make slight sounds like silk moving or being rubbed together
eccentricity - oddity; idiosyncrasy
enunciate - announce; proclaim; utter or speak, especially distinctly; pronounce clearly; articulate; Ex. This theory was first enunciated by him.
genealogy - record of descent; lineage; ancestry; study of ancestry
resourceful - clever and imaginative (in dealing with difficult situations); N. resource, resourcefulness
sectarian - of a sect; narrow-minded; parochial; N: member of a sect; narrow-minded person
momentum - quantity of motion of a moving body; impetus; moving force
seminal - related to seed or semen; germinal; creative; providing a basis for further development; influencing future developments; Ex. seminal research in a new field
circumlocution - indirect or roundabout expression (by using an uncecessarily large number of words esp. when trying to avoid answering a difficult question directly)
facade - (fa\c{c}ade) front or face (of building); superficial or false appearance