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brink - edge (at the top of a cliff); Ex. on the brink of the Grand Canyon
nondescript - undistinctive; ordinary; ordinary-looking; Ex. nondescript fellow in a crowd
miscellaneous - made up of a variety of parts
plutocracy - society ruled by the wealthy
pang - sudden sharp feeling of pain
taper - very thin candle; gradual decrease in the width of a long object; V. make or become gradually narrower toward one end
douse - plunge into water or liquid; dip; immerse; drench; wet throughly; extinguish; throw water over; dowse
compound - combine; produce by combining; increase; make worse by adding to or increasing; exacerbate; Ex. compound an error; ADJ: consisting of two or more parts; N: combination of two or more parts; area enclosed by a wall containing a group of buildings; Ex. factory compound; CF. complex
bucolic - rustic; pastoral
primate - group of mammals including humans