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sensuous - giving pleasure to the senses; pertaining to the physical senses; operating through the senses; sensuous feeling of soft velvet on the skin
luster - shine; gloss (of a polished surface)
denomination - religious group; unit in a system; name or designation; CF. denominator: common trait or characteristic
annex - attach; add to a large thing; take possession of; incorporate (territory) into a larger existing political unit (by force); N: building added to a large one
occlude - shut; close; obstruct; Ex. A blood clot occluded an artery.
gnarled - twisted
flutter - (of a bird with large wings) wave (the wings) lightly, rapidly, and irregularly; vibrate rapidly or erratically; fly by waving quickly; flitter; N.
factitious - artificial; produced artificially; sham; false; Ex. factitious tears
grunt - utter a deep guttural sound (as a pig does); N.
banal - hackneyed; commonplace; trite; lacking originality; clich\'ed