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unctuous - oily; bland; insincerely suave
undulating - moving with a wavelike motion; V. undulate; CF. und: wave
harrowing - agonizing; distressing; traumatic; V. harrow: break up and level (soil) with a harrow; inflict great distress on; agonize; N: farming machine to break up the earth
elevation - elevated position; altitude; height; flat upright side of a building; angle made by pointing a gun; Ex. The elevation of her style is much admired; Ex. front elevation of the house
compulsory - obligatory; that must be done
fashion - give shape to; make; Ex. fashion the pot out of clay
ramification - branching out; subdivision; one branch of a system; one of the results following from an action or decision; Ex. ramifications of a business/the decision
astigmatism - eye defect which prevents proper focus; OP. stigmatism
muster - gather; assemble (troops); Ex. muster up one's strength for the ordeal; N.
solemnity - seriousness; gravity