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lancet - small surgical tool for making incisions
flail - beat with or as if with a flail; move wildly; thresh grain by hand; strike or slap; toss about; N: threshing tool consisting of a stick swinging from the end of a long handle
combustible - easily burned; N. CF. combustion
odium - detestation; quality of being odious; hatefulness; disrepute (resulting from hateful conduct)
sonorous - resonant; producing a full deep sound; producing sound
repudiate - disown; disavow; deny
blackball - vote against (an applicant); ostracize; N: negative vote
headlong - hasty; rash; headfirst; ADV.
condescend - (derog.) bestow courtesies with a superior air; descend to the level of one considered inferior
venue - location; place (of a crime, trial, gathering, etc.); CF. come