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Residual limb

n. The part of the limb that remains after amputation

Prosthetist

n. A person skilled in making or fitting prosthetics

Demeanor

n. Conduct; behavior

Asymmetrical

adj. not identical on both sides of a central line

Pylon

n. A simple temporary artificial leg

Exothermix

adj. Formed with evolution of heat

Validate

v. to authenticate; to confirm

Decipher

v. to figure out

Invasive

adj. Tending to infringe

Paradigm

n. A pattern

Incredulous

adj. Skeptical

Mantra

n. A sacred utterance in Hinduism and Buddhism

Chagrined

adj. Ashamed

Neoprene

n. A synthetic

Surreal

adj. Dreamlike

Incoherent

adj. Incomprehensible

Blithely

adv. Cheerfully

Ominous

adj. Forbidding

Deposition

n. Testifying before a court

Disposition

n. The usual attitude or mood of a person or animal

Oblige

v. To accommodate

Fabricate

v. To manufacture something

Fixate

v. To focus one's gaze on

Exuberant

adj. exited; lively; energetic

Cumbersome

adj. Burdensome; taxing