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deterrent - something that discourages or deters
casualty - serious or fatal accident; person killed or wounded in an accident or battle
aesthetic - artistic; dealing with or capable of appreciating the beautiful (of a person or building); CF. aesthete; CF. aesthetics
dispassionate - calm; impartial; not influenced by personal feelings
sleeper - one that achieves unexpected success; something originally of little value or importance that in time becomes very valuable
compulsory - obligatory; that must be done
thematic - of a theme; relating to a unifying motif or idea
trepidation - fear; nervous apprehension
fledgling - (fledgeling) inexperienced; N: young bird that has acquired wing feathers and is learning to fly; inexperienced person
precinct - division of a city for election or police purposes; precincts: space that surrounds a building; Ex. precincts of the college