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::: parlance - language; manner of speaking; idiom; Ex. in legal/common parlance
::: oligarchy - government by a privileged few
::: stampede - sudden frenzied rush (of panic-stricken animals or people); V: participate in or cause stampede; Ex. stampede before the price rises
::: matriarch - woman who rules a family or larger social group
::: antecedents - preceding events that influence what comes later; ancestors or early background
::: mangy - shabby; wretched; suffering from mange; of bad appearance
::: panache - flair; manner of doing things without any difficulty (causing admiration); flamboyance; bunch of feathers (on a helmet); Ex. with great panache; CF.
::: expenditure - payment or expense; expending; something expended; output; Ex. receipt for the expenditure; Ex. expenditure of all the energy
::: obsequious - slavishly attentive; servile; full of servile compliance; sycophantic
::: mutinous - unruly; rebellious; Ex. mutinous teenagers; N. mutiny: open rebellion; CF. mutineer