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::: discretion - prudence; ability to adjust actions to circumstances; freedom of action or judgment; ADJ. discreet; CF. discretionary
::: catharsis - purging or cleansing of any passage of the body; purging and weakening of strong emotions as a result of experiencing a dramatic work of art
::: ghastly - horrible; terrifying; resembling ghosts; CF. aghast
::: antidote - remedy to counteract a poison or disease; Ex. antidote to the economic troubles
::: dispirited - lacking in spirit
::: prevaricate - lie; hide the truth (by equivocating)
::: schism - division into factions (esp. within a religious body); split
::: sovereignty - complete independence and self-government (of a country); supremacy of authority; power to govern
::: transient - staying for a short time; momentary; temporary; N: one that is transient
::: primary - first in rank or importance; principal; earliest in time; Ex. primary stages; N. CF. first