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glean - gather leavings; gather grain left behind by reapers; gather bit by bit (facts or information) often with difficulty
maternal - motherly; N. maternity: motherhood
proviso - stipulation; condition in an agreement; provision
chide - scold; rebuke (someone who has done wrong)
authenticate - prove genuine
buffet - strike forcefully; slap; batter; knock out; N: table with food set out for people to server themselves; meal at which people help themselves to food that's been set
gyroscope - apparatus used to maintain balance, ascertain direction, etc.
check - stop motion; curb or restrain
upshot - outcome; final result
presumptuous - going beyond what is right; excessively forward; arrogant; taking liberties