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sustenance - sustaining; means of livelihood, support, food, nourishment; something that maintains life; food
civil - having to do with citizens; not military or religious; courteous and polite; Ex. married in a civil ceremony; Ex. civil strife/disorder/law; N. civility; CF. civic
amble - walking at an easy unhurried pace; V: walk slowly and aimlessly
inasmuch_as - since; owing to the fact that
gist - essence; main point; substance
redress - remedy; compensation; Ex. seek redress for the damage to your car; V: put right; remedy or rectify (a wrong); make amends for
euphemism - mild expression in place of an unpleasant one; ADJ. euphemistic
curmudgeon - churlish, miserly individual; bad-tempered old person
impunity - freedom from punishment or harm; CF. punish
conception - beginning; forming of an idea; fertilization; V. conceive: form an idea in the mind; devise; become pregnant; CF. inception