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florescence - condition or period of flowering
appurtenances - subordinate possessions; something added to a more important thing
bilious - suffering from indigestion; sick from having too much bile; irritable; easily irritated
bound - leap or spring; limit or confine; constitute the limit of; Ex. bounded by Canada; N: leap or jumping; boundary; ADJ: certain; having a duty to do something (legally or morally); confined by bonds; Ex. We are bound to be late; Ex. I am bound to say my opinion; CF. bounce, rebound
foresight - ability to foresee future happenings; prudence in providing for the future
legerdemain - sleight(dexterity) of hand; CF. light of hand
fanaticism - excessive zeal; extreme devotion to a belief or cause; N. fanatic; ADJ. fanatic
abut - border upon; adjoin
cede - yield (title or territory) to (esp. after losing a war); surrender formally; N. cession
obtrude - push (oneself or one's ideas) forward or intrude; impose (oneself or one's ideas) on others; butt in; stick out or extrude; thrust out; Ex. obtrude A on B; ADJ. obtrusive; N. obtrusion; CF. unobtrusive