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clamber - climb by crawling with difficulties; scramble
mangle - tear or cut to pieces; mutilate or disfigure; Ex. badly mangled bodies
transgression - violation of a law; sin; V. transgress: go beyond (a limit); violate; do wrong
altercation - noisy quarrel
inquisitive - eager for knowledge; unduly curious
nocturnal - done or active at night; Ex. nocturnal animals/raids; CF. nocturne
secrete - conceal; hide away or cache; produce and release a substance into an organism; CF. secretive
lilliputian - extremely small; CF. Lilliput in Gulliver's Travels
adventitious - accidental; casual; happening by chance
emasculate - weaken; castrate