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contest - dispute; argue about the rightness of; compete for; try to win; Ex. contest the election results; Ex. contest a seat in Parliament; N.
vernacular - living language (as compared to the official language); language spoken in a country or region; natural style; Ex. lapse into the vernacular
olfactory - concerning the sense of smell
flora - plants of a region or era
avalanche - great mass of falling snow and ice
aberrant - abnormal or deviant
reciprocal - mutual; given and received in return; exchangeable; interacting; Ex. reciprocal trade agreement
pretentious - ostentatious; showy; pompous; making unjustified claims; overambitious; Ex. pretentious films that claim to be art
cower - shrink quivering as from fear; cringe
plutocracy - society ruled by the wealthy