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abscission - cutting off; separation
exertion - effort; expenditure of much physical work; V. exert oneself: make a great effort
secession - withdrawal; V. secede: withdraw formally from membership
sycophant - servile flatterer; bootlicker; yes man; ADJ. sycophantic
diurnal - daily; occurring during the daytime
compulsion - compelling; strong desire that is difficult to control; irresistible impulse
carapace - shell covering the back (of a turtle, tortoise, crab, etc.)
proponent - supporter; backer; opposite of opponent
mannerism - distinctive behavioral trait; affected style in art (according to a set of styles)
braggart - boaster; bragger