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benefactor - gift giver; patron; person who does good or who gives money for a good purpose
novelty - something new; newness; ADJ. novel: new; original
pestle - tool for mashing or grinding substances in a hard bowl or mortar
canter - slow gallop; V. CF. trot
atypical - not normal; not typical
encipher - encode; convert a message into code; put into cipher
aloof - apart; not open in one's relationship with other people; reserved; ADV.
transparent - permitting light to pass through freely; easily detected; obvious; clear; Ex. transparent lie
haphazard - random; by chance; happening in an unplanned manner; Ex. haphazard growth of the town
impropriety - improperness; unsuitableness