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supernumerary - person or thing excess of what is necessary; extra; ADJ: additional to the usual or necessary number
palpitate - throb; beat rapidly; flutter; tremble; Ex. Her heart began to palpitate.
trifling - trivial; unimportant
obstreperous - boisterous; noisy and uncontrollable
emanate - issue forth; come out
espouse - adopt; support (an idea or aim); marry; N. espousal
cremate - incinerate (a corpse); N. crematory, crematorium
crochet - make (a piece of needlework) by looping thread with a hooked needle; N. CF. crotchet
notch - V-shaped cut in a surface; V.
carillon - a set of bells (often in a tower) capable of being played