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factitious - artificial; produced artificially; sham; false; Ex. factitious tears
rend - split; tear apart; N. rent; CF. heartrending: causing deep sorrow
confound - confuse; puzzle
intelligentsia - intellectuals; members of the educated elite (often used derogatorily)
handsome - large in quantity; generous; Ex. handsome reward
sequester - isolate; segregate; seclude; retire from public life
heterodox - (of beliefs) against accepted opinion; unorthodox; unconventional
annotate - comment; make explanatory notes
podiatrist - doctor who treats ailments of the feet; chiropodist; N. podiatrics
loquacious - talkative; N. loquacity