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::: knave - untrustworthy person; rogue; scoundrel; jack; N. knavery
::: throes - violent anguish
::: retroactive - taking effect before its enactment (as a law) or imposition (as a tax); (of a law) having effect on the past as well as the future
::: prude - excessively modest or proper person (who is easily shocked by improper things, esp. of a sexual nature); N. prudery; ADJ. prudish: excessively concerned with propriety
::: enclave - territory enclosed within an alien land
::: cloying - distasteful (because excessive); excessively sweet or sentimental; V. cloy: become unpleasant through too much sweetness or excess
::: sophisticated - worldly wise and urbane; refined; complex; N. sophistication; V. sophisticate
::: economy - efficiency or conciseness in using something; thrifty management of resources
::: equilibrium - balance of opposing forces; balance of the mind; equanimity
::: deserts - what someone deserves