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adorn - decorate
tenancy - possession of land or building by rent; period of a tenant's occupancy
whittle - pare; cut away thin bits (from wood); fashion in this way; reduce gradually; trim
lackadaisical - lacking interest or effort; lacking purpose or zest; lazy; halfhearted; languid
protocol - diplomatic etiquette; ceremony and etiquette observed by diplomats; first copy of a treaty before its ratification; Ex. Protocol demands that the queen meet him at the airport.
prosaic - lacking in imagination; dull and unimaginative; matter-of-fact(concerned with facts, not imagination or feelings); factual; CF. prose
sedentary - requiring sitting; done while sitting; not moving from one place to another; settled; Ex. sedentary job/population
lumen - unit of light energy (one candle's worth)
personable - attractive (in personality or appearance)
docket - program as for trial; book where such entries are made; list of things to be done; agenda; label fixed to a package listing contents or directions; V: describe in a docket