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::: phlegmatic - calm and unexcitable; not easily disturbed; CF. phlegm: sticky mucus produced in the respiratory tract
::: refulgent - effulgent; brilliant; brightly shining; gleaming; Ex. refulgent moon
::: antecedents - preceding events that influence what comes later; ancestors or early background
::: perceptive - insightful; showing a good ability at perceiving and understanding; aware; wise; of perception
::: wanton - unrestrained; gratuitously cruel; willfully malicious; unchaste; sexually improper; promiscuous; Ex. wanton spending/killing; CF. having no just cause
::: pacifist - one opposed to force; antimilitarist; ADJ. N. pacifism: opposition to war as a means of resolving disputes
::: suffragist - advocate of the extension of voting rights (for women); CF. suffrage
::: papyrus - ancient paper made from stem of papyrus plant
::: liaison - contact that keeps parties in communication; communication between groups; one that maintains communication; go-between; secret love affair; V. liaise: keep a connection
::: havoc - widespread damage; disorder; chaos