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respiration - breathing; exhalation; ADJ. respiratory
effigy - dummy; likeness of a person made of wood, paper, or stone; Ex. burn an effigy of the President
ventral - abdominal
impediment - hindrance; stumbling-block; speech defect preventing clear articulation; Ex. speech impediment
lineaments - features especially of the face; distinctive shape or contour of the face; CF. line
propagate - increase in number by producing young; multiply; spread; Ex. Most plants propagate by seed; Ex. newspaper propagating their ideas
maraud - move in search of plunder; Ex. marauding army
pellucid - transparent; limpid(crystal clear); clear in meaning; easy to understand
heinous - atrocious; wicked; hatefully bad; Ex. heinous crime
incursion - temporary invasion; CF. excursion: short journey