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appall - dismay; shock deeply
nonsense - speech or writing with no meaning; foolish behavior or language; Ex. make (a) nonsense of: spoil; cause to fail
striated - marked with parallel bands; striped; grooved; Ex. striated rocks; V. striate; N. stria: thin groove or line
raiment - clothing; garments; Ex. I have no raiment fit to wear.
profusion - great amount; plenty; overabundance; excess; lavish expenditure; Ex. profusion of choices; ADJ. profuse: plentiful; copious; giving or given abundantly; extravagant
aperture - opening; hole; adjustable opening in a camera that limits the amount of light
annihilate - destroy
headstrong - willful; stubborn; unyielding; determined to have one's own way; CF. no 'excessive'
lucrative - profitable; producing wealth
ciliated - having minute hairs; CF. cilium; CF. cilia: eyelash