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captious - faultfinding; too critical
vindicate - clear from blame; free from blame or accusation (with supporting proof); exonerate; substantiate; justify or support; avenge; Ex. vindicate one's client; Ex. vindicate one's claim; CF. vindicator
mason - one who builds or works with stone or brick; N. masonry: work of a mason; stonework or brickwork
sluggish - lazy; slow; inactive; lethargic; CF. slug: nail with no shell
incubate - hatch; warm (eggs) with the body to promote hatching; maintain at optimal environment conditions for development; be holding in one's body an infection which is going to develop into a disease; N. incubation; CF. incubation:disease
assail - assault
muggy - (of weather) warm and damp
plume - feather, esp. large or showy one; something that rises into the air (like the shape of a feather); Ex. plume of smoke:
irrelevant - not applicable; unrelated
calorific - heat-producing; N. calorie