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laborious - demanding much work or care; tedious
arbitrate - act as judge (at the request of both sides)
defection - desertion
tanner - person who turns animal hides into leather
collation - a light meal; collating
contumacious - stubborn and disobedient; resisting authority (esp. disobedient to an order made by a court)
spectrum - colored band produced when a beam of light passes through a prism; broad and continuous range; Ex. whole spectrum of modern thoughts
sully - defile; soil; tarnish; Ex. sully one's hands in menial labor
crestfallen - dejected; dispirited
apoplexy - stroke; loss of consciousness caused by too much blood in the brain