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precedent - preceding (in time, rank, etc.)
sleight - dexterity; CF. sleight of hand: legerdemain; quickness of the hands in doing tricks
allegory - story, play, or picture in which characters are used as symbols; fable
sycophant - servile flatterer; bootlicker; yes man; ADJ. sycophantic
dapper - neat and trim (in appearance); (of small men) neat in appearance and quick in movements; neat; spry
crypt - secret recess or vault usually used for burial; underground room (under a church)
emollient - soothing or softening remedy (for the skin); ADJ.
luxuriant - abundant; growing healthily and in large amounts; excessively ornate; rich and splendid; fertile; Ex. luxuriant forests/prose; CF. luxurious, luxuriate
inerrancy - infallibility
progeny - children; offspring; descendants