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terminal - part that forms the end; railroad or bus station; ADJ. forming an end; ending in death; fatal; Ex. terminal cancer
turbulence - state of violent agitation; ADJ. turbulent: violently agitated or disturbed
internecine - mutually destructive
spoonerism - accidental transposition of sounds in successive words; Ex. ``Let me sew you to your sheet'' for ``Let me show you to your seat''; CF. William Spooner
inviolable - secure from corruption, attack, or violation(or profanation); unassailable; Ex. inviolable oath/rights; N. inviolability
hermetic - sealed by fusion so as to be airtight; airtight
condescend - (derog.) bestow courtesies with a superior air; descend to the level of one considered inferior
vitreous - of glass; pertaining to or resembling glass; V. vitrify: change into glass; CF. petrify
flowery - full of flowers; full of ornate expressions
blotch - spot; blot; CF. blot+botch