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effluvium - noxious(harmful) smell
secession - withdrawal; V. secede: withdraw formally from membership
heterogeneous - dissimilar; mixed; not homogeneous; consisting of dissimilar elements or plants
effectual - able to produce a desired effect; valid
equanimity - calmness of temperament; composure
overthrow - topple; N.
leery - (of someone) suspicious; wary; cautious
reconcile - make friendly again (after quarrel); make consistent (two ideas in opposition); correct inconsistencies; Ex. reconcile one's political principles with one's religious beliefs
pervasive - spread throughout; V. pervade: (of smells, ideas, feelings) spread throughout; charge; permeate
precipice - cliff; dangerous position; Ex. on the edge of the precipice