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::: yield - amount produced; crop; income on investment; profit obtained from an investment; V: produce; give in; surrender
::: optician - maker and seller of eyeglasses
::: cavalcade - procession of riders or horse-drawn carriages; parade; CF. cavalry
::: inculcate - teach (ideas or principles); instill
::: interjection - exclamation; Ex. ``Ouch''
::: retrospective - looking back on the past; N. retrospection; V. retrospect
::: fulcrum - support on which a lever rests or pivots
::: contrived - unnatural and forced; artificial; not spontaneous; Ex. The ending was rather contrived.
::: precedent - something preceding in time which may be used as an authority or guide for future action; V. precede; CF. unprecedented
::: hydrophobia - fear of water; rabies