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detrimental - harmful; damaging; N. detriment
ventral - abdominal
expostulation - protest; remonstrance; reasoning with someone to correct or dissuade; V. expostulate
bedizen - dress with vulgar finery
incidental - not essential; minor; N: something incidental
wrest - obtain by pulling violently; pull away; take by violence; Ex. wrest victory from their grasp
sagacious - wise; perceptive; shrewd; having insight; N. sagacity
porridge - soft food made by boiling oatmeal
alimony - payments made regularly to an ex-spouse after divorce
stoic - stoical; impassive; unmoved by joy or grief; N. CF. stoicism