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::: disquisition - formal systematic inquiry; explanation of the results of a formal inquiry; long formal speech or written report
::: peregrination - journey; V. peregrinate
::: impetus - moving force; momentum; force of a moving body; incentive; stimulus; impulse
::: provincial - pertaining to a province; limited in outlook; narrow; unsophisticated
::: venerable - deserving high respect; commanding respect; CF. command: deserve and get
::: nirvana - in Buddhist teachings, the ideal state in which the individual loses himself in the attainment of an impersonal beatitude
::: detain - keep waiting; prevent from leaving or going; N. detention
::: musty - stale (in odor or taste); spoiled by age; CF. moist
::: extraneous - not essential; irrelevant; superfluous; external; coming from the outside; Ex. extraneous details/noise/to the subject
::: allude - refer indirectly; N. allusion: indirect reference