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stricture - severe and adverse criticism; critical comments; limit or restriction
defection - desertion
intolerant - not willing to accept ways of thinking different from one's own; CF. tolerant; CF. tolerate
pedagogue - teacher; CF. child leader
totter - shake or move unsteadily; sway as if about to fall
wreak - inflict; Ex. wreak one's vengeance on
regiment - military unit; V: subject to strict order; Ex. regimented society
periphery - outside edge especially of a round surface; perimeter; Ex. periphery of the town
malingerer - one who feigns illness to escape duty; V. malinger: feign illness to avoid work
domicile - home; V. ADJ. domiciled: having one's domicile; Ex. He is domiciled in Britain.