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whiff
a light puff or hint of a smell
wiry
lean and strong
upside
on the side of the head
smack
a slapping blow
busting
bursting or breaking away
matrimonial
having to do with marriage
britches
pants
gait
manner of walking or running
crapper
toilet
radiating
to branch out in lines from a center
cellar
a room or rooms below ground and usually under a building
strap
a narrow strip of leather
valve
any device in a pipe that regulates the flow of liquid
Hooverville
a shanty town during the Great Depression
telegraph
to send a message to a person by wire
mission
the headquarters of missionaries
lam
to flee or escape
hoodlum
a member of a lawless gang
Bud, Not Buddy
Section 2 Vocabulary