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legerdemain - sleight(dexterity) of hand; CF. light of hand
supererogatory - superfluous; more than needed or demanded
unassuaged - unsatisfied; not soothed
gruff - rough-mannered; (of a voice) rough; hoarse
ratiocination - reasoning; act of drawing conclusions from premises; V. ratiocinate: reason logically
eerie - weird; causing fear because strange
horde - crowd; swarm
elated - filled with excited joy and pride; overjoyed; in high spirits; joyful and proud; Ex. elated crowd; V. elate; N. elation
polemical - (polemic) aggressive in verbal attack; disputatious (rather than simply expressing opinions)
glacial - like a glacier; of an ice age; extremely cold; Ex. glacial epoch; CF. iceberg