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provisional - tentative; temporary
striated - marked with parallel bands; striped; grooved; Ex. striated rocks; V. striate; N. stria: thin groove or line
hazardous - dangerous
ruminate - chew over and over (mentally or, like cows, physically); mull over(ponder)
despoil - plunder; sack; Ex. despoil the village
limbo - region near heaven or hell where certain souls are kept; prison (slang); Ex. Purgatory and Limbo
astigmatism - eye defect which prevents proper focus; OP. stigmatism
grouse - complain; fuss; grumble; grouch; N: plump chickenlike game bird
definitive - most reliable; authorative and complete; that cannot be improved; conclusive; decisive; definite; Ex. definitive decision by the supreme court
trappings - outward decorations; ornaments (as an outward sign of rank)