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striated - marked with parallel bands; striped; grooved; Ex. striated rocks; V. striate; N. stria: thin groove or line
eclipse - darken; extinguish; outshine; surpass; cause an eclipse
enjoin - command; order; forbid
perforate - pierce; put a hole through
swarthy - (of a skin or complexion) dark; dusky; Ex. swarthy Italian ?
impinge - infringe; encroach; influence; touch; collide with; Ex. The effects are impinging on every aspect of our lives.
fulcrum - support on which a lever rests or pivots
depose - dethrone; remove from office; give a deposition; testify
tribute - tax levied by a ruler; payment made by one nation to another in acknowledgment of submission; mark of respect (such as praise or gift); Ex. pay tribute to
solecism - nonstandard grammatical construction; construction that is flagrantly incorrect grammatically; violation of social etiquette