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::: encompass - surround; include; Ex. His activities encompass publishing and computers.
::: chaotic - in utter disorder
::: meretricious - flashy; tawdry; attractive on the surface but of no real value; Ex. metericious argument/jewel; CF. prostitute
::: skittish - inconstant; capricious; frivolous; not serious; Ex. charming but skittish young woman; CF. skit
::: derivation - deriving; origin or source of something; Ex. the derivation of the word
::: frond - fern leaf; palm or banana leaf
::: retroactive - taking effect before its enactment (as a law) or imposition (as a tax); (of a law) having effect on the past as well as the future
::: diligence - steadiness of effort; persistent hard work
::: chary - cautious; unwilling to take risks; sparing or restrained about giving; OP. bold
::: dismantle - take apart; disassemble