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::: cipher - nonentity; worthless person or thing; zero; secret code; V.
::: decorum - propriety; orderliness and good taste in manners; appropriateness of behavior or conduct
::: minion - servile dependent; obsequious follower
::: waive - give up temporarily; yield; N. waiver: waiving a right or claim; document that waives a right or claim
::: extenuate - weaken; mitigate; lessen the seriousness of (bad behavior)
::: solemnity - seriousness; gravity
::: quisling - traitor who aids invaders; CF. Vidkun Quisling
::: musky - having the odor of musk; N. musk: odorous substance secreted by an Asian deer
::: hostage - person who is kept as a prisoner by an enemy so that the other side will do what the enemy demands
::: cogent - convincing