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pretension - pretentiousness; claim (without foundation); Ex. I make no pretensions to skill as an artist.
protrude - stick out; jut; project; Ex. protruding teeth
accretion - growth or increase in size by gradual addition; growth; increase; increase by natural growth; Ex. towers and other accretions of the castle; V. accrete
determination - resolve; firmness of purpose; measurement or calculation; decision
credential - evidence concerning one's authority; written proof of a person's position; Ex. The new ambassador presented his credentials to the court.
thematic - of a theme; relating to a unifying motif or idea
jettison - throw overboard (from a ship or plane)
elaboration - addition of details; intricacy
iniquitous - wicked; immoral; unrighteous; N. iniquity; Ex. den of iniquity
fugitive - fleeting or transitory; lasting only a short time; roving(wandering); running away or fleeing as from the law; N: one who flees; Ex. fugitives at large