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plumage - feathers of a bird;
zenith - point directly overhead in the sky; summit; acme; highest point
astute - wise; shrewd; keen; seeing quickly something that is to one's advantage
fawning - courting favor by cringing and flattering; V. fawn: exhibit affection as a dog; seek favor or attention by obsequiousness
prepossessing - attractive; CF. preoccupying ?
dally - trifle with; toy with; treat without the necessary seriousness; procrastinate; waste time
nominal - in name only; of a name; trifling; (of a sum of money) very small; CF. nominate: propose as a candidate; appoint
interminable - endless
diaphanous - sheer; transparent
prophylactic - used to prevent disease; N: something prophylactic; condom; N. prophylaxis: prevention of disease