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knack - special talent; art
irksome - annoying; tedious; V. irk: annoy
whine - complain (in a sad voice); make a high sad sound (as in pain or supplication)
residue - remainder; balance
staccato - played in an abrupt manner; marked by abrupt sharp sound; Ex. staccato applause
pastoral - rural; of rural life; idyllic; of a pastor
predispose - give an inclination toward (in advance); make susceptible to; Ex. predispose people to certain cancer; N. predisposition
blotch - spot; blot; CF. blot+botch
cadet - student at a military school
coquette - flirt; flirtatious woman; woman who tries to attract the admiration of men without sincere feelings; V.