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::: impropriety - improperness; unsuitableness
::: modicum - limited quantity; small amount; Ex. He does not have a modicum of sense; CF. moderate
::: gavel - hammerlike tool; mallet(wooden hammer) used by a presiding officer or an auctioneer; V.
::: tutelage - guardianship; training; function of a tutor; instruction
::: expatriate - exile; someone who has withdrawn from his native land; V: exile; banish; leave one's country
::: placebo - harmless substance prescribed as a dummy pill
::: arrogance - pride; haughtiness; ADJ. arrogant: unpleasantly self-important (with a strong confidence in one's own importance and a lack of respect for other people)
::: touchstone - stone used to test the fineness of gold alloys; criterion; standard
::: nectar - drink of the gods; sweet liquid collected by bees
::: plait - braid; interwine; interweave strands or lengths of; make by weaving strands together; Ex. plaited hair; N: braided length as of hair o fabric; CF. pigtail, ponytail