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vacuous - empty; lacking in ideas; inane; stupid; Ex. vacuous expression; N. vacuity
rotund - (of a person) fat and round
atavism - resemblance to remote ancestors rather than to parents; reversion to an earlier type; throwback; ADJ. atavistic
winnow - sift; separate the chaff from grain by blowing; separate good parts from bad; CF. wind
economy - efficiency or conciseness in using something; thrifty management of resources
exodus - departure (of a large number of people)
stint - set limits in amount or number; be thrifty; ADJ. stinting, unstinting; CF. stint:savings
ordinance - decree; authoritative order
laconic - brief and to the point; using few words; terse
obituary - death notice (esp. in a newspaper); ADJ.