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laceration - torn ragged wound; V. lacerate: tear (the skin as with broken glass); wound
prurient - having or causing lustful desires and thoughts; arousing immoderate sexual desire
gargantuan - huge; enormous; gigantic; CF. the hero of Gargantua and Pantagruel
impinge - infringe; encroach; influence; touch; collide with; Ex. The effects are impinging on every aspect of our lives.
anomalous - abnormal; irregular
solicit - entreat; request earnestly; seek to obtain; Ex. solicit votes; CF. solicitor: one who solicits; chief law officer
effectual - able to produce a desired effect; valid
inured - accustomed; hardened; Ex. inured to the Alaskan cold; V. inure: make used to something undesirable; harden; CF. unfeeling
feebleminded - deficient in intelligence; very stupid
fundamental - basic; primary; essential