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shaving - very thin piece, usually of wood (cut from a surface with a sharp blade)
exemplify - show by example; furnish an example; serve as an example of; Ex. His pictures exemplify that sort of painting.
entrepreneur - businessperson (who assumes the risk of a business venture); contractor; ADJ. entrepreneurial
pedestal - support or base as for a pillar or statue
servile - slavish; cringing; N. servility
slovenly - untidy; careless in work habits; slipshod; N. sloven: one who is habitually untidy or careless
nostrum - questionable medicine; quack medicine; CF. our (remedy)
remittance - remitting of money; amount of money remitted
dolt - slow-thinking stupid person; CF. dull
demure - (of a woman or child) grave; quiet and serious; coy; pretending to be demure