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protrude - stick out; jut; project; Ex. protruding teeth
arable - fit for growing crops; Ex. arable land
practical - based on experience; of or acquired through practice (rather than theory); useful; Ex. practical man
hone - sharpen (a tool); N: whetstone for sharpening a tool
barrage - barrier laid down by artillery fire; overwhelming profusion; large number of questions or statements; Ex. a barrage of criticism
jostle - shove; bump; push against (someone) rather roughly; Ex. jostled by the crowds
discursive - (of a person or writing) digressing; rambling (without any clear plan)
culpable - deserving blame; blameworthy
factious - inclined to form factions; causing dissension
piebald - of different colors; mottled; spotted in different colors (esp. in black and white); Ex. piebald horse; CF. pie+bald