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Covey:

Brood or flock of partridges; A small party or group of people or things.

Eg. A covey of intellectuals has suggested that technology has changed the battle field again.

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Shonky:

Unreliable; dishonest; a person engaged in shady business activity.

Eg. He was never trusted as he was such a shonky guy.

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Abrogate:

To abolish, often by authority.

Eg. Their aim was to fulfil rather than abrogate the old religion.

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Brumal:

Wintry; relating to winter.

Eg. On a brumal December night she lit the fireplace for the first time.

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Deleterious:

Harmful.

Eg. The note ban had a deleterious effect on the economy.