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::: exposure - risk, particularly of being exposed to disease or to the elements; unmasking; act of laying something open; Ex. exposure of governmental corruption
::: tonsure - shaving of the head especially by person entering religious orders; V.
::: boon - blessing; benefit; something very helpful
::: pertinacious - holding tenaciously to an action; stubborn; persistent
::: intrigue - make secret plans; plot; arouse the curiosity of; N: secret scheme; plot; secret love affair
::: begrudge - envy; give or allow unwillingly; grudge; Ex. We shouldn't begrudge him his success.
::: vacillate - waver (in opinion); fluctuate; sway to and fro; N. vacillation
::: militia - army composed of ordinary citizens rather than professional soldiers
::: indices - signs; indications; Ex. indices of a student's potential; CF. index: something that reveals or indicates; sign; Ex. cost-of-living index
::: centripetal - tending toward the center