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residue - remainder; balance
penology - study of prison management and criminal rehabilitation
opaque - dark; not transparent; N. opacity
supersede - replace; cause to be set aside; make obsolete; N. supersession
mercenary - motivated solely by money or gain; N.
paleontology - study of prehistoric life or fossils; CF. paleo-: ancient or prehistoric; Ex. paleography: study of ancient written documents
monograph - scholarly article
drivel - nonsense; foolishness; V: talk nonsense
insubstantial - lacking substance; insignificant; frail; immaterial
comeback - retort; quick clever reply; return to former status