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convention - social or moral custom; established practice; formal meeting; international agreement
monastic - related to monks or monasteries; removed from worldly concerns
uxorious - excessively submissive or devoted to one's wife; CF. uxor: wife
paraphernalia - equipment; odds and ends used in a particular activity; personal belongings; Ex. photographic paraphernalia; CF. married woman's property exclusive of her dowry
grudging - unwilling; reluctant; stingy(giving reluctantly)
cadet - student at a military school
indices - signs; indications; Ex. indices of a student's potential; CF. index: something that reveals or indicates; sign; Ex. cost-of-living index
unimpeachable - that cannot be impeached; beyond doubt or question; blameless and exemplary
entomology - study of insects
pomposity - self-important behavior; acting like a stuffed shirt(pompous person); ADJ. pompous: self-important