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::: obscure - dark; vague; unclear; not well known; Ex. obscure meaning/village; V: darken; cover; make unclear; Ex. obscure the moon/meaning
::: venial - (of a fault or sin) forgivable; trivial
::: gratis - free; without charge; ADJ.
::: anthropologist - student of the history and science of humankind
::: verisimilitude - appearance of truth; quality of appearing to be true or real; likelihood; Ex. verisimilitude of her performance as Lady Macbeth
::: pejorative - (of a word or phrase) suggesting that someone is of little value; negative in connotation; having a belittling effect; Ex. Many women now considers ``housewife'' a pejorative expression, because it patronized them.
::: discrete - separate; unconnected
::: xenophobia - fear or hatred of foreigners; N. xenophobe
::: heyday - time of greatest success or power; prime
::: breach - breaking of contract or duty; fissure or gap; opening; V.