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precipitous - steep; overhasty; precipitate
concession - an act of yielding; conceding; something conceded; point, right, etc. given unwillingly; privilege of maintaining a business in a certain place; Ex. oil concessions in the North sea; CF. concessionaire
poultice - soothing application applied to sore and inflamed portions of the body
citadel - fortress
prattle - talk idly; babble; N. CF. prate
ineffable - unutterable; not to be uttered; taboo; that cannot be expressed in speech; indescribable; unspeakable; inexpressible; Ex. ineffable name/joy
witticism - witty saying; wisecrack(clever joking remark)
corporeal - bodily (rather than spiritual); of a bodily form; material; tangible
encomiastic - praising; eulogistic; N. encomium: very high praise; eulogy
obfuscate - confuse; muddle; cause confusion; make needlessly complex; make so confused as to be difficult to understand