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::: celibate - abstaining from sexual intercourse; unmarried; N. celibacy
::: recital - act of reciting publicly; detailed account; performance of music or dance (by a solo performer)
::: pivotal - of a pivot; central; critical; crucial
::: spurious - false; counterfeit; forged; illogical; Ex. spurious arguments
::: elysian - relating to paradise; blissful
::: glare - shine intensely and blindingly; stare fixedly and angrily; N.
::: spoonerism - accidental transposition of sounds in successive words; Ex. ``Let me sew you to your sheet'' for ``Let me show you to your seat''; CF. William Spooner
::: kinetic - producing motion; of motion
::: apogee - highest point; the point farthest from the earth; OP. perigee
::: mandate - order; charge; authoritative command; power to govern another country; power to given to a government; region under administration; V: give a mandate to; place under a mandate; Ex. mandated territory