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periphery - outside edge especially of a round surface; perimeter; Ex. periphery of the town
fancier - breeder or dealer of animals; one who has a special interest, as for raising specific plant or animal
banal - hackneyed; commonplace; trite; lacking originality; clich\'ed
combustible - easily burned; N. CF. combustion
shunt - move (a railway train) from one track to another; turn aside; divert; sidetrack; Ex. shunt traffic around an accident; N.
wangle - achieve by cleverness or trick; wiggle out; fake; Ex. She tried to wangle an invitation to the party.
roseate - rosy; optimistic; Ex. roseate views
decelerate - slow down
cozen - cheat; hoodwink; swindle
miscellaneous - made up of a variety of parts