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demolition - destruction; V. demolish
audit - examination of accounts of a business; official examination; V.
crux - essential or main point; Ex. the crux of the problem; ADJ. crucial: of deciding importance
irretrievable - impossible to recover or regain; CF. retrieve
sensuous - giving pleasure to the senses; pertaining to the physical senses; operating through the senses; sensuous feeling of soft velvet on the skin
phlegmatic - calm and unexcitable; not easily disturbed; CF. phlegm: sticky mucus produced in the respiratory tract
gossamer - sheer; very light; like cobwebs; N: soft and sheer fabric; cobweb
clout - great influence (especially political or social); hard blow with fist
outwit - outsmart; defeat by behaving more cleverly
milieu - social environment; means of expression; Ex. feel out of one's milieu; Ex. His proper milieu is watercolor.