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embargo - ban on commerce or other activity
creep - move with body close to the ground; move stealthily or slowly; N.
annals - records arranged in yearly parts; history
extrinsic - external; not essential or inherent; extraneous; OP. intrinsic
pending - not yet decided or settled; impending; Ex. pending decision; PREP. while awaiting; until; Ex. delay the decision pending his return
belligerent - quarrelsome
mannered - affected; not natural; Ex. mannered way of speech
dexterous - skillful; skill in using hands or mind; N. dexterity
pretension - pretentiousness; claim (without foundation); Ex. I make no pretensions to skill as an artist.
plethora - excess; overabundance; Ex. a plethora of excuses