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quiescent - dormant; temporarily inactive; at rest; N. quiescence
dictum - authoritative and weighty statement (made by a judge in court); saying; maxim; CF. obiter dictum: incidental, nonbinding remark (something said in passing)
ligneous - like wood
Machiavellian - crafty; double-dealing; of the political doctrine of Machiavelli, which holds that craft and deceit are justified in pursuing political power
infinitesimal - very small
fanfare - call by bugles or trumpets; showy display; spectacular public display
pariah - social outcast; Ex. Mariah the pariah
jargon - language used by special group; technical terminology; gibberish; nonsensical or incoherent talk
precipitant - something that causes a substance in a chemical solution to separate out in solid form; ħ
puissant - powerful; strong; potent; N. puissance: power