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Word: deterrent

Definition: something that discourages or deters

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::: glaring - (of something bad) highly conspicuous; harshly bright; shining intensely and blindingly
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::: syllogism - logical formula consisting of a major premise, a minor premise and a conclusion; deceptive or specious argument
::: equinox - period of equal days and nights; the beginning of spring and autumn; Ex. vernal/autumnal equinox; ADJ. equinoctial
::: malefactor - evildoer; criminal
::: tertiary - third in order or rank
::: depravity - extreme corruption; wickedness; V. deprave
::: requisite - necessary requirement; something required; ADJ: required; necessary
::: dissection - analysis; cutting apart in order to examine