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palatable - agreeable; pleasing to the taste
plait - braid; interwine; interweave strands or lengths of; make by weaving strands together; Ex. plaited hair; N: braided length as of hair o fabric; CF. pigtail, ponytail
scavenge - hunt through discarded materials for usable items or food; search, especially for food; N. scavenger: one who scavenges; animal that feeds on refuse and carrion
nihilist - one who considers traditional beliefs to be groundless and existence meaningless; absolute skeptic; revolutionary terrorist; CF. nihilism: belief that nothing has meaning or value; belief that destruction of existing political or social institutions is necessary for future improvement
digression - wandering away from the subject; V. digress
procrastinate - postpone; delay or put off
ceremonious - marked by formality; extremely formal and polite; CF. ceremony: conventional social courtesy
condign - adequate; (of punishment) severe and well deserved
trajectory - path taken by a projectile; Ex. trajectory of a bullet
consternation - great shock; dismay