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extraneous - not essential; irrelevant; superfluous; external; coming from the outside; Ex. extraneous details/noise/to the subject
abeyance - suspended action
genealogy - record of descent; lineage; ancestry; study of ancestry
forward - presumptuous or bold
fracas - brawl(noisy quarrel or fight) in which a number of people take part; melee
cogent - convincing
corpus - collection (of writings or information); Ex. the corpus of Shakespear's works; Cf. corpse
enjoin - command; order; forbid
derivative - unoriginal; obtained from another source; Ex. derivative prose style; N.
vaunted - boasted; bragged; highly publicized; V. vaunt: boast; brag