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pitfall - hidden danger; concealed trap
veracious - (of a person) truthful
curtail - shorten; reduce
earthy - unrefined; coarse; of earth; Ex. earthy remarks; OP. ethereal
plasticity - ability to be molded; ADJ. plastic: capable of being shaped or molded; Ex. plastic material such as clay
petty - trivial; unimportant; very small; small-minded; petty-minded
reactionary - strongly opposed to social or political change; opposing progress; politically ultraconservative; N. OP. radical
respite - time for rest; interval of relief; delay in punishment; reprieve
provenance - place of origin; origin or source of something; Ex. Gunpowder is of Chinese provenance; CF. come
annotate - comment; make explanatory notes