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lank - long and thin; Ex. Lank, gaunt, Abraham Lincoln
reparable - capable of being repaired
perquisite - (perk) any gain above stipulated salary; Ex. perquisites such as free meals and a car
trite - hackneyed; commonplace
distrait - absentminded; distracted
dictum - authoritative and weighty statement (made by a judge in court); saying; maxim; CF. obiter dictum: incidental, nonbinding remark (something said in passing)
functional - made for practical use only (without decoration); functioning; Ex. functional modern furniture; CF. functionalism
disabuse - correct a false impression; undeceive; free from a wrong belief
vernal - pertaining to spring
askance - with a sideways or indirect look (with disapproval or distruct); Ex. look askance at