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flotsam - drifting wreckage
liability - drawback; handicap; debts; obligation; responsibility; condition of being liable; ADJ. liable: likely; responsible (for paying)
brazen - insolent; without shame; bold; Ex. brazen lie; V: face with bold self-assurance or with unshamed confidence
pedagogy - teaching; art of education
explicit - totally clear; definite; outspoken
hackles - hairs on back and neck, especially of a dog; Ex. make someone's hackles rise
appall - dismay; shock deeply
anthropologist - student of the history and science of humankind
simile - comparison of one thing with another, using the word like or as
brink - edge (at the top of a cliff); Ex. on the brink of the Grand Canyon