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centurion - Roman army officer (commanding a company of about 100 soldiers)
deliberate - consider; ponder; ADJ: done on purpose; slow
proclivity - inclination; natural tendency (esp. towards something bad)
dross - waste matter; worthless impurities
deference - courteous regard for another's wish; courteous yielding to another's wish or opinion (showing respect); ADJ. deferential; OP. effrontery
profane - violate; desecrate (something holy); treat unworthily; be profane for; ADJ: secular; nonreligious; irreverent for holy things
reprise - musical repetition; repeating of a piece of music; repeat performance; recurrent action; Ex. reprise in the finale; Ex. constant reprises
licentious - amoral; lewd and lascivious; unrestrained
extrinsic - external; not essential or inherent; extraneous; OP. intrinsic
migratory - wandering; V. migrate: move from one region and settle in another; move periodically from one region to another