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confluence - flowing together; the place where two rivers flow together; crowd; gathering together
economy - efficiency or conciseness in using something; thrifty management of resources
categorical - without exceptions; made without any doubt in mind; unqualified; absolute
varnish - paint used to coat a surface with a glossy film; glossy coating produced by using this substance; Ex. nail varnish; V.
stolid - dull; impassive; showing little emotion when strong feelings are expected
disport - amuse; Ex. disport oneself; CF. divert
cardinal - chief; most important; N: priest; cardinal number: number that shows quantity rather thatn order
cohorts - group of people who share some common quality; armed band; a group of between 300 and 600 soldiers under one commander (in the ancient Rome)
homespun - domestic; made at home; spun or woven at home; simple and ordinary; Ex. homespun philosophy
astute - wise; shrewd; keen; seeing quickly something that is to one's advantage