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practical - based on experience; of or acquired through practice (rather than theory); useful; Ex. practical man
fallow - (of land) plowed but not sowed (to improve the quality); uncultivated
nadir - lowest point; point on the celestial sphere diametrically opposite the zenith
granulate - form into grains or granules; N. granule: grain or particle
stringent - (of rules) binding; rigid; marked by scarcity of money; Ex. stringent economic conditions
agrarian - pertaining to land or its cultivation; Ex. agrarian reform
infer - deduce; conclude; N. inference
extrinsic - external; not essential or inherent; extraneous; OP. intrinsic
perfunctory - done routinely and with little care; superficial; not thorough; lacking interest, care, or enthusiasm; Ex. perfunctory kiss
console - lessen sadness or disappointment; give comfort; allay the sorrow of; N. consolation