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scowl - frown angrily; N: angry frown
inconsistency - state of being self-contradictory; lack of uniformity or steadiness; ADJ. inconsistent: displaying a lack of consistency; erratic; contradictory; incompatible
misadventure - mischance; ill luck; Ex. death by misadventure
entrepreneur - businessperson (who assumes the risk of a business venture); contractor; ADJ. entrepreneurial
distinction - honor; excellence; difference; contrast; discrimination; Ex. graduated with distinction; Ex. a writer of real distinction
regiment - military unit; V: subject to strict order; Ex. regimented society
philology - study of language or words
reciprocate - do or give something in return; repay in kind; give or take mutually; interchange; move backwards and forwards; Ex. reciprocate his invitation by inviting him; N. reciprocity: reciprocal relationship; mutual interchange of advantages between two groups; Ex. reciprocity in trading rights
anesthetic - substance that removes sensation with or without loss of consciousness; N. anesthesia
cohesion - tendency to keep together