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putative - supposed; reputed; generally regarded as such; Ex. putative father of the child
comity - courtesy; civility; Ex. comity of nations
scintilla - trace; minute amount; shred; least bit; Ex. There is not a scintilla of truth; CF. spark
repartee - quick clever reply
Occident - the West
inception - start; beginning
flick - light stroke as with a whip; V: move with a light quick blow; strike with a light quick blow (as from a whip); Ex. flick the switch
rampant - growing or spreading uncontrollably; growing in profusion; unrestrained; Ex. rampant lawlessness/weed
anneal - reduce brittleness and improve toughness by heating and cooling (metal or glass)
omnipresent - universally present; ubiquitous