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proximity - nearness; ADJ. proximate
expound - explain
patronize - support; act superior toward; treat in a condescending manner; be a customer of; N. patron: one that supports; regular customer; N. patronage; CF. boycott
prophylactic - used to prevent disease; N: something prophylactic; condom; N. prophylaxis: prevention of disease
complementary - serving to complete something
pariah - social outcast; Ex. Mariah the pariah
suitor - man who is courting a woman
fiasco - total failure; CF. bottle
merit - deserve; ADJ. meritorious: deserving reward or praise
prologue - introduction (to a poem or play)