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ciliated - having minute hairs; CF. cilium; CF. cilia: eyelash
snivel - complain or whine tearfully; run at the nose; snuffle; Ex. Don't come back sniveling to me.
unexceptionable - entirely acceptable; not offering any basis for criticism
palimpsest - parchment or piece of writing material used for second time after original writing has been erased
maternal - motherly; N. maternity: motherhood
thwart - block or hinder; baffle; frustrate
wring - twist (to extract liquid); extract by twisting; wrench painfully (necks or hands)
ancillary - serving as an aid or accessory; auxiliary; N.
diatribe - bitter scolding or denunciation; invective; abuse
personable - attractive (in personality or appearance)