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pendant - (pendent) hanging down from something; pending; N: ornament (hanging from a necklace etc.)
hirsute - hairy; having a lot of hair
piecemeal - one part at a time; gradually; in stages; Ex. read a novel piecemeal
encompass - surround; include; Ex. His activities encompass publishing and computers.
parochial - narrow in scope or outlook; provincial; related to parishes
platitude - trite remark; commonplace statement; ADJ. platitudinous
expound - explain
phlegmatic - calm and unexcitable; not easily disturbed; CF. phlegm: sticky mucus produced in the respiratory tract
disseminate - distribute; spread; scatter (like seeds)
plumb - exactly vertical; N: weight on the end of a line; V: examine very carefully or critically in order to understand; measure depth (by sounding); Ex. plumb the depth of