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inversion

-noun
-the reverse of something
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pertinent

-adjective
-relevant to something
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encumbrance

-noun
-a burden; obstacle
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impervious

-adjective
-unable to be affected by; not able to pass through
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temporal

-adjective
-related to worldly affairs; secular
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transcend

-verb
-to go beyond the range or limits; to surpass
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superficial

-adjective
-not showing any depth of character or understanding; shallow
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effete

-adjective
-affected; no longer capable of evasive action; weak
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incessantly

-adverb
-without interruption; constant
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derision

-noun
-ridicule or mockery
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tumultuous

-adjective
-making a loud noise; excited or disorderly
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ethereal

-adjective
-delicate; too perfect
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