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cantankerous - ill-humored; irritable
memorial - something, such as a monument or holiday, intended to honor the memory of a person or event; ADJ: commemorative
adjoin - be next to
abate - subside or moderate
deviate - turn away from (a principle, norm); move away from an accepted standard; swerve; depart; diverge; N. deviation; Ex. deviation of the path of light by a prism
peccadillo - slight offense or fault; CF. sin
detain - keep waiting; prevent from leaving or going; N. detention
sagacious - wise; perceptive; shrewd; having insight; N. sagacity
strident - loud and harsh; insistent; N. stridency
partition - divide into parts