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connotation - suggested or implied meaning of an expression; V. connote
atrophy - wasting away; V: weaken and lose flesh and muscle (through lack of blood or lack of use)
bleak - cold or cheerless; frigid; unlikely to be favorable; depressing
postmortem - autopsy; ADJ: occurring after death; of a postmortem
flutter - (of a bird with large wings) wave (the wings) lightly, rapidly, and irregularly; vibrate rapidly or erratically; fly by waving quickly; flitter; N.
pertinent - suitable; to the point; relevant
lunatic - insane; Ex. lunatic asylum
lithe - flexible; supple; CF. limber
nostrum - questionable medicine; quack medicine; CF. our (remedy)
extraneous - not essential; irrelevant; superfluous; external; coming from the outside; Ex. extraneous details/noise/to the subject