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vitreous - of glass; pertaining to or resembling glass; V. vitrify: change into glass; CF. petrify
cadaverous - like a corpse; pale
despise - look on with scorn; regard as worthless or distasteful; ADJ. despicable: contemptible
buoyant - able to float; cheerful and optimistic; N. buoyancy; Ex. buoyancy of wood/water/American market
vainglorious - boastful; excessively conceited; N. vainglory: great vanity
disgorge - surrender something (stolen); eject; vomit; OP. gorge
cursory - casual; hastily done with little attention to detail
insuperable - insurmountable; unbeatable; Ex. insuperable difficulties
whorl - ring of leaves around stem; ring; circular arrangement; Ex. whorls on the fingers
predetermine - determine in advance; predestine; settle or decide beforehand; influence markedly