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ciliated - having minute hairs; CF. cilium; CF. cilia: eyelash
saturnine - morose; gloomy; Ex. Do not be misled by his saturnine countenance.
calculated - deliberately planned; likely
clout - great influence (especially political or social); hard blow with fist
protocol - diplomatic etiquette; ceremony and etiquette observed by diplomats; first copy of a treaty before its ratification; Ex. Protocol demands that the queen meet him at the airport.
sententious - pithy; terse; concise; aphoristic
spartan - without attention to comfort; lacking luxury and comfort; sternly disciplined; Ex. spartan living condition/life
dilate - expand; dilate on/upon: speak or write at length on (a subject)
impious - irreverent
indite - write; compose