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pendant - (pendent) hanging down from something; pending; N: ornament (hanging from a necklace etc.)
rectify - set right; correct; CF. rect-: right
defoliate - destroy leaves; deprive of leaves (by the use of chemicals); N. defoliant
nomadic - wandering; N. nomad: tribe who migrates from place to place
mannerism - distinctive behavioral trait; affected style in art (according to a set of styles)
proximity - nearness; ADJ. proximate
grueling - exhausting; Ex. grueling marathon race
convivial - pleasantly merry; festive; joyous; gay; characterized by joviality; jovial
opalescent - iridescent; lustrous; like an opal; N. opalescence
matriarch - woman who rules a family or larger social group