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antiquated - obsolete; old-fashioned; outdated
promontory - headland
collateral - security given for loan; ADJ: secondary; descended from the same person but through different sons or daughters
obsolete - outmoded; no longer used
impetuous - violent; hasty; rash; impulsive; without careful thought; Ex. impetuous decision
habituate - accustom or familiarize; addict
incense - enrage; infuriate(make furious); make extremely angry; outrage; N: aromatic substance burned to produce a pleasant odor
circumlocution - indirect or roundabout expression (by using an uncecessarily large number of words esp. when trying to avoid answering a difficult question directly)
gloss - brief explanation note or translation of a difficult expression; V.
shard - fragment generally of broken pottery (glass, clay bowl, or cup)