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buffet - strike forcefully; slap; batter; knock out; N: table with food set out for people to server themselves; meal at which people help themselves to food that's been set
counterpart - thing that completes another; things very much alike; thing that has the same purpose in a different system
morbid - given to unwholesome or unhealthy thought; moody; characteristic of disease; Ex. morbid curiosity; N. morbidity; CF. disease
magnate - person of prominence or influence; powerful or influential person (in business or industry); Ex. oil magnate
heedless - not noticing; disregarding
construe - explain; interpret; Ex. construe her silence as meaning that she agreed; CF. misconstrue
hubris - arrogance; excessive self-conceit
heterogeneous - dissimilar; mixed; not homogeneous; consisting of dissimilar elements or plants
ruse - trick to deceive; stratagem
precedent - something preceding in time which may be used as an authority or guide for future action; V. precede; CF. unprecedented