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infraction - violation (of a rule or regulation); breach
impassive - without feeling; expressionless; imperturbable; stoical; Ex. impassive face
murky - dark and gloomy; thick with fog; vague; Ex. murky night/fog; N. murk: partial or complete darkness; gloom
hypochondriac - person unduly worried about his health; worrier without cause about illness; ADJ. CF. hypochondria: neurosis that one is or is becoming ill; CF. abdomen
expertise - specialized knowledge (in a particular field); expert skill
affirmation - positive assertion; confirmation; solemn pledge by one who refuses to take an oath; V. affirm; ADJ. affirmative; CF. affirmative action: positive discrimination
amenities - convenient features that helps to make life pleasant; social courtesies
superficial - of the surface; not deep; shallow; not thorough; trivial; Ex. superficial analysis/knowledge
wisp - small bunch (of hair); faint streak (of smoke)
inopportune - untimely; inappropriate or ill-timed; poorly chosen