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dichotomy - division into two opposite parts; split; branching into two parts (especially contradictory ones)
dainty - delicate; delicately beautiful; fastidious; not easy to please; Ex. dainty movement/dress
laggard - slow; sluggish; N: one who lags; straggler
accost - approach and speak first to a person
pedant - scholar who overemphasizes book learning, trivial details of learning, or technicalities
causal - implying a cause-and-effect relationship; N. causality
aversion - firm dislike
vagrant - wandering from place to place; roving; stray; moving in a random fashion; Ex. vagrant thoughts; N. vagrancy
pretext - excuse
evocative - tending to call up (emotions, memories)