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::: palatable - agreeable; pleasing to the taste
::: derivation - deriving; origin or source of something; Ex. the derivation of the word
::: coincidence - the chance occurrence, at the same time, of two or more seemingly connected events; V. coincide: happen at the same time; be in agreement; CF. coincident; CF. coincidental
::: animated - lively; spirited
::: contumacious - stubborn and disobedient; resisting authority (esp. disobedient to an order made by a court)
::: woeful - sad; (of something bad) deplorable; deplorably bad; Ex. woeful housing conditions
::: complicity - participation; involvement (in a questionable act or a crime)
::: idyllic - charmingly carefree; simple and happy; Ex. idyllic scene
::: solecism - nonstandard grammatical construction; construction that is flagrantly incorrect grammatically; violation of social etiquette
::: preclude - make impossible; prevent; exclude; eliminate