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viand - food; CF. live
willowy - flexible; pliant; slender; CF. willow
yeoman - man or farmer owning small estate; middle-class farmer
tumid - (of a part of the body) swollen; distended; bombastic; pompous
esoteric - hard to understand; known only to the chosen few, esp. initiates; N. esoterica
flicker - burn unsteadily or fitfully; move waveringly; N: flickering movement or light; brief sensation; Ex. flicker of excitement
malfeasance - wrongdoing; misconduct (by a public official)
philology - study of language or words
trajectory - path taken by a projectile; Ex. trajectory of a bullet
jest - playful remark or act; V. act or speak playfully