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appellation - name; title
bandy - discuss lightly or glibly; discuss in a frivolous manner; exchange (words) heatedly; quarrel; Ex. bandy words with
reiterate - repeat
dowdy - untidy (of a woman or clothes); slovenly; dressed in an unattractive way; shabby; CF. unattractive woman
cameo - shell or jewel carved in relief; star's special appearance in a minor role in a film
welter - confusion; turmoil; confused mass; bewildering jumble; Ex. welter of data
requisition - formal demand or request; Ex. requisition for more computing equipment; V.
accede - agree
diffuse - wordy; verbose; rambling; spread out (like a gas); V: spread out in all directions; disperse; N. diffusion; CF. suffuse
nihilist - one who considers traditional beliefs to be groundless and existence meaningless; absolute skeptic; revolutionary terrorist; CF. nihilism: belief that nothing has meaning or value; belief that destruction of existing political or social institutions is necessary for future improvement