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execrable - very bad; detestable
laborious - demanding much work or care; tedious
cull - pick out from others (to kill the weakest members); reject; select; collect (information); N.
avantgarde - group of artists whose work is based on the newest ideas and methods; CF. vanguard
itinerary - plan of a trip; record of a trip
analogy - similarity; parallelism; comparing two similar things
ingenuous - naive and trusting; young; unsophisticated; candid
quirk - sudden sharp turn or twist; startling twist; caprice; idiosyncrasy; peculiarity of behavior; Ex. by a quirk of fate
martinet - strict disciplinarian; person who demands total obedience to rules and orders; CF. Jean Martinet
defalcate - embezzle