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layman - man who is not a cleric; man who is nonprofessional
precedent - preceding (in time, rank, etc.)
visceral - felt in one's inner organs; N. viscera: internal body organs; CF. eviscerate
aloof - apart; not open in one's relationship with other people; reserved; ADV.
vicar - parish priest; representative
humility - humbleness of spirit
syllogism - logical formula consisting of a major premise, a minor premise and a conclusion; deceptive or specious argument
expedient - suitable (for a particular purpose although not necessarily morally correct); practical; politic(prudent); N: something expedient
expatriate - exile; someone who has withdrawn from his native land; V: exile; banish; leave one's country
contentious - quarrelsome; controversial; likely to cause arguments