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::: elegy - poem or song expressing lamentation (for the dead); ADJ. elegiacal, elegiac
::: optimum - most favorable; optimal; N: most favorable condition
::: magisterial - authoritative; imperious; commanding; of a magistrate; Ex. magisterial study of Roman law; Ex. magisterial manner
::: imperative - absolutely necessary; that must be done; critically important; expressing command; Ex. It is imperative that; N: something that must be done
::: buffoonery - clowning
::: invalidate - weaken; destroy; make invalid; nullify
::: vulgar - of the common people; deficient in refinement; not refined; coarse; Ex. vulgar display of wealth; N. vulgarism: vulgarity; crudely indecent word; CF. vulgarian: vulgar person; boor; lout
::: luster - shine; gloss (of a polished surface)
::: context - writings preceding and following the passage quoted; circumstance in which an event occurs
::: sparse - not thick; thinly scattered; scanty