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  • 101Unweld — Un*weld , Unweldy Un*weld y, a. Unwieldy; unmanageable; clumsy. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Our old limbs move [may] well be unweld. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 102Unweldy — Unweld Un*weld , Unweldy Un*weld y, a. Unwieldy; unmanageable; clumsy. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Our old limbs move [may] well be unweld. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 103Wieldless — Wield less, a. Not to be wielded; unmanageable; unwieldy. [R.] Wieldless might. Spenser. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 104Wieldy — Wield y, a. Capable of being wielded; manageable; wieldable; opposed to unwieldy. [R.] Johnson. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 105clumsy — adjective (clumsier; est) Etymology: probably from obsolete English clumse benumbed with cold Date: circa 1598 1. a. lacking dexterity, nimbleness, or grace < clumsy fingers > b. lackin …

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  • 106cumbersome — adjective Date: 1535 1. dialect burdensome, troublesome 2. unwieldy because of heaviness and bulk 3. slow moving ; ponderous Synonyms: see heavy • cumbersomely adv …

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  • 107ponderous — adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French ponderus, from Latin ponderosus, from ponder , pondus weight Date: 15th century 1. of very great weight 2. unwieldy or clumsy because of weight and size 3. oppressively or unpleasantly dull ; …

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  • 108ungainly — adjective Etymology: obsolete gain direct, from Middle English gayn, geyn, from Old English gēn, from Old Norse gegn, from gegn, preposition, against; akin to Old English gēan against more at again Date: 1611 1. a. lacking in smoothness or&#8230; …

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  • 109hulk — I. noun Etymology: Middle English hulke, from Old English hulc, probably from Medieval Latin holcas, from Greek holkas, from helkein to pull more at sulcus Date: before 12th century 1. a. a heavy clumsy ship b. (1) the body of an old ship unfit&#8230; …

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  • 110unwieldily — adverb see unwieldy …

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  • 111unwieldiness — noun see unwieldy …

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  • 119Bureaucracy — is the structure and set of regulations in place to control activity, usually in large organizations and government. As opposed to adhocracy, it is represented by standardized procedure (rule following) that dictates the execution of most or all&#8230; …

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  • 120Bamberg — Infobox German Location image photo = Bamberg Rathaus1 Asio.jpg image caption = Altes Rathaus (city hall) in Bamberg. type = Town Wappen = Wappen Bamberg.jpg lat deg = 49 |lat min = 53 |lat sec = 30 lon deg = 10 |lon min = 53 |lon sec = 30&#8230; …

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