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(Of weather) hot and humid.

Sultry

1

An item of additional material, typically omissions, usually added at the end of a book or other publication.

Addendum

2

Used to denote the extreme or unparalleled nature of a person's behavior or attitude.

Sublime

3

Extremely small.

Infinitesimal

4

Petty; trivial.

Paltry

5

A sudden attack or violent expression of a particular emotion or activity.

Paroxysm

6

Never ending or changing.

Perpetually

7

Moving backward.

Reverting to an earlier and inferior condition.

Retrograde

8

Situated or applied under the skin.

Subcutaneous

9

The decisive or most important point at issue.

Crux

10

Of or relating to a person who has not made a will before they die.

Intestacy

11

In exactly the same words as were used originally.

Verbatim

12

(Of a woman or her behavior) reserved, modest and shy.

Demurely

13

Someone who treats self-interest as the basis for morality.

Egoist

14

An optimistic and cheerful disposition.

Buoyancy

15

A mass or collection of things; an assemblage.

Agglomeration

16

Cite as evidence.

Adduce