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incrustation - hard coating or crust; V. incrust: encrust; cover with a crust
cadet - student at a military school
civil - having to do with citizens; not military or religious; courteous and polite; Ex. married in a civil ceremony; Ex. civil strife/disorder/law; N. civility; CF. civic
stoop - bend forward and down; lower or debase oneself; fall to a lower standard of behavior by doing something; condescend; Ex. stoop to lying
pedestrian - ordinary; dull; unimaginative(lacking in imagination); going on foot; Ex. pedestrian prose; N.
fanaticism - excessive zeal; extreme devotion to a belief or cause; N. fanatic; ADJ. fanatic
archetype - prototype; primitive pattern
portly - stout; corpulent
extant - (of something written or painted) still in existence
scuffle - struggle confusedly; move off in a confused hurry; N. CF. scuffling twins ?