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overwrought - nervous or excited; extremely agitated; hysterical; wrought-up; CF. wrought: made or done
ciliated - having minute hairs; CF. cilium; CF. cilia: eyelash
crest - top (as of a hill or wave); showy feathers on the head of a bird
descry - catch sight of (something distant)
prolixity - tedious wordiness; verbosity; ADJ. prolix: wordy; verbose; diffuse
deputize - work or appoint as a deputy; N. deputy: person who has the power to take charge when the leading person is away
orientation - act of finding oneself in society; orienting
grunt - utter a deep guttural sound (as a pig does); N.
plane - carpenter's tool for smoothing and leveling wood; V. CF. flat
marital - pertaining to marriage