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surmount - overcome
automaton - mechanism that imitates actions of humans; machine that works by itself
accretion - growth or increase in size by gradual addition; growth; increase; increase by natural growth; Ex. towers and other accretions of the castle; V. accrete
smear - spread or cover with a sticky substance; N: mark made by smearing
refute - disprove; prove to be false; N. refutation
compensatory - making up for; repaying
dinghy - small boat (often ship's boat)
tortuous - winding; full of curves; Ex. tortuous mountain road
flay - strip off skin; plunder; remove the skin from; criticize harshly
crotchety - (of someone old) eccentric; odd; whimsical; bad-tempered; N. crotchet: odd or whimsical notion