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aberration - deviation from the normal; mental disorder
circuitous - roundabout
vacuous - empty; lacking in ideas; inane; stupid; Ex. vacuous expression; N. vacuity
scuttle - sink (a ship) by cutting holes in the hull; scrap; discard; N: small hatch in a ship's deck or hull
susceptible - impressionable; easily influenced; sensitive; having little resistance as to a disease; likely to suffer; receptive to; capable of accepting; Ex. susceptible to persuasion/colds; Ex. The agreement is not susceptible of alteration; N. susceptibility
coquette - flirt; flirtatious woman; woman who tries to attract the admiration of men without sincere feelings; V.
accommodate - oblige or help someone; adjust or bring into harmony; adapt; make enough space for; ADJ. accommodative; CF. accomodating: helpful and obliging
vigilant - watchful; on the alert; watchfully awake; alert to spot danger; N. vigilance
straggle - stray or fall behind (a main group); spread out in a scattered group; Ex. straggling marathon racer; Ex. straggling branch
codicil - supplement to the body of a will; later addition to a will