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compound - combine; produce by combining; increase; make worse by adding to or increasing; exacerbate; Ex. compound an error; ADJ: consisting of two or more parts; N: combination of two or more parts; area enclosed by a wall containing a group of buildings; Ex. factory compound; CF. complex
miniature - small model; small painting; ADJ: small
juridical - of the law and its administration; CF. judicial: of courts of law; CF. judiciary
problematic - causing a problem; open to doubt; doubtful; unsettled; questionable; Ex. Whether the arena will ever be completed is problematic.
blotch - spot; blot; CF. blot+botch
contingent - dependent on something uncertain or in the future; conditional; happening by chance; accidental; N: a group of soldiers, ships to a larger force; CF. contingency: future event that may or may not occur; possibility; Ex. prepare for every contingency
impede - hide; retard or obstruct the progress of; block
ineffectual - not effective; not having a desired effect; weak
refulgent - effulgent; brilliant; brightly shining; gleaming; Ex. refulgent moon
kleptomaniac - person who has a compulsive desire to steal