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coincidence - the chance occurrence, at the same time, of two or more seemingly connected events; V. coincide: happen at the same time; be in agreement; CF. coincident; CF. coincidental
defiance - refusal to yield; resistance; V. defy; ADJ. defiant
voluminous - having great volume (as of a garment or container); bulky; large
expurgate - clean; remove offensive parts of a book
recourse - resorting to help when in trouble; Ex. without recourse to
discredit - defame; disgrace; destroy confidence in; disbelieve; N. CF. discreditable: causing discredit; shameful
travesty - copy or example of something that completely misrepresents the true nature of the real thing; comical parody or imitation; treatment aimed at making something appear ridiculous; Ex. travesty of justice; OP. paragon
anthology - book of literary selections by various authors; CF. omnibus
philology - study of language or words
veracity - truthfulness; adherence to the truth