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portly - stout; corpulent
repugnance - disgust; strong dislike; loathing; ADJ. repugnant: arousing disgust; repulsive
bereaved - deprived of (someone beloved through death)
dissection - analysis; cutting apart in order to examine
diverge - vary; go in different directions from the same point; ADJ. divergent: differing; deviating
perpetual - everlasting
loom - appear or take shape (usually in an enlarged, indistinct, or distorted form); Ex. The shadow of the gallows loomed threateningly. N: apparatus for making thread into cloth
disband - dissolve; disperse; (of a group) break up and separate; Ex. The club has disbanded.
transcendent - exceeding ordinary limits; superior; surpassing; V. transcend: go beyond; exceed; surpass; N. transcendancy
modicum - limited quantity; small amount; Ex. He does not have a modicum of sense; CF. moderate