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generic - characteristic of an entire class or species; of a genus
knave - untrustworthy person; rogue; scoundrel; jack; N. knavery
ambience - environment; atmosphere; Ex. restraurant with a pleasant ambience; ADJ. ambient: completely surrounding; Ex. ambient temperature
expos - \'e public revelation of something discreditable
hew - cut to pieces with ax or sword; chop; N.
ponderous - having great weight; weighty; unwieldy; lacking lightness; dull; Ex. ponderous body/style of writing
optional - not compulsory; left to one's choice; N. option: act of choosing; choice; freedom or power to choose; something available as a choice; Ex. have no option; Ex. two options
optometrist - one who fits glasses to remedy visual defects
optimum - most favorable; optimal; N: most favorable condition
quicksilver - mercury