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periphery - outside edge especially of a round surface; perimeter; Ex. periphery of the town
ovation - enthusiastic applause
defeatist - resigned to defeat or failure; accepting defeat or failure as a natural outcome; N. CF. defeatism
stipple - paint or draw with dots or short strokes
enact - make (a bill) into law
defiance - refusal to yield; resistance; V. defy; ADJ. defiant
sportive - playful; frolicsome; merry; CF. sport: play or frolic; CF. sportsmanlike
transitory - transient; impermanent; fleeting; N. transitoriness
lout - clumsy person; ADJ. loutish; CF. from countrysides ?
parallelism - state of being parallel; similarity; analogy