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::: adulation - flattery; admiration that is more than is necessary or deserved
::: mandatory - obligatory; compulsory; of a mandate
::: hone - sharpen (a tool); N: whetstone for sharpening a tool
::: defoliate - destroy leaves; deprive of leaves (by the use of chemicals); N. defoliant
::: plebiscite - direct vote by the entire electorate (on an important issue)
::: mischance - ill luck
::: entourage - group of attendants; retinue; CF. surround
::: merit - good quality deserving praise; merits: aspect of character or behavior deserving approval or disapproval; Ex. judge each plan on its own merits; V: deserve; earn
::: inchoate - (of desire, wish, plan) recently begun; not explicit; at the beginning of development; rudimentary; elementary; Ex. inchoate mass
::: endearment - fond word or act; expression of affection