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::: pastoral - rural; of rural life; idyllic; of a pastor
::: patronize - support; act superior toward; treat in a condescending manner; be a customer of; N. patron: one that supports; regular customer; N. patronage; CF. boycott
::: formidable - menacing; arousing fear; threatening; difficult to defeat; Ex. formidable foe/question
::: import - significance; importance; meaning
::: dissertation - formal essay; treatise
::: jingoist - extremely aggressive and militant patriot; warlike chauvinist; N. jingoism: extreme nationalism
::: gerontology - study of the sociological phenomena associated with old age
::: cleave - split or sever; cling to; remain faithful to; N. cleavage; ADJ. cloven
::: voluble - fluent; talkative; glib; N. volubility
::: conglomerate - corporation made up of several different companies in diversified fields; mass of various material gathered together; rock consisting of small stones held together by clay; V.