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amalgam - combination of different things; mixture of metals (containing mercury) used for filling holes in teeth
demolition - destruction; V. demolish
pejorative - (of a word or phrase) suggesting that someone is of little value; negative in connotation; having a belittling effect; Ex. Many women now considers ``housewife'' a pejorative expression, because it patronized them.
pathological - pertaining to disease; N. pathology: study of disease
caustic - burning; corrosive; able to burn by chemical action; sarcastically biting; (of remarks) intended to hurt; bitter; harmful; OP. harmless
recapitulate - summarize
perennial - something long-lasting; perennial plant; ADJ: lasting through the year or many years; lasting for a long time; enduring
buffoonery - clowning
anticlimax - letdown in thought or emotion; something unexciting, ordinary, or disappointing coming after something important or exciting
obelisk - tall column tapering(becoming gradually narrower toward the end) and ending in a pyramid