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nomenclature - terminology(system of specialized words); system of names or naming things
overwrought - nervous or excited; extremely agitated; hysterical; wrought-up; CF. wrought: made or done
pungent - stinging; acrid; sharp in taste or smell; (of speech or writing) caustic; N. pungency
bombastic - pompous; using inflated language
propensity - natural inclination
incur - bring upon oneself
usurp - seize another's power or rank (without legal authority); supplant; appropriate; N. usurpation; CF. take for one's own use
rescind - repeal; annul; cancel (a law, decision, or agreement)
alleviate - relieve (pain)
promulgate - announce; proclaim a doctrine or law; make known by official publication