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paraphernalia - equipment; odds and ends used in a particular activity; personal belongings; Ex. photographic paraphernalia; CF. married woman's property exclusive of her dowry
frond - fern leaf; palm or banana leaf
amiss - wrong; faulty; Ex. something amiss; ADV.
anthropomorphic - having human form or characteristics
lottery - contest in which winners are selected in a drawing of lots
cajole - persuade by praise or false promise; coax; wheedle
captious - faultfinding; too critical
internecine - mutually destructive
resentment - indignation; bitterness; displeasure; V. resent: feel anger about
gangrene - decay of body tissue caused by insufficient blood supply (usually following injury); ADJ. gangrenous