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rescind - repeal; annul; cancel (a law, decision, or agreement)
fluency - smoothness of speech; ADJ. fluent
tether - tie (an animal) with a rope or tether; N: rope or chain to which an animal is tied; limit of one's endurance; Ex. the end of one's tether
precocious - advanced in development; N. precocity
lout - clumsy person; ADJ. loutish; CF. from countrysides ?
disperse - scatter; Ex. disperse the cloud/crowd
perimeter - outer boundary; length of the outer boundary; circumference
lumen - unit of light energy (one candle's worth)
pluck - courage; V: pull off or out; pull out the hair or feathers of; ADJ. plucky: courageous; brave
hypochondriac - person unduly worried about his health; worrier without cause about illness; ADJ. CF. hypochondria: neurosis that one is or is becoming ill; CF. abdomen