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::: plaster - paste that hardens to a smooth solid and is used for coating walls; V.
::: titter - nervous giggle; nervous laugh; V.
::: phoenix - symbol of immortality or rebirth; Ex. phoenix rising from its ashes
::: doctrinaire - unable to compromise about points of doctrine; dogmatic; unyielding; marked by inflexible attachment to a doctrine without regard to its practical difficulties
::: askance - with a sideways or indirect look (with disapproval or distruct); Ex. look askance at
::: pacifist - one opposed to force; antimilitarist; ADJ. N. pacifism: opposition to war as a means of resolving disputes
::: pastiche - imitation of another's style in musical composition or in writing; work of art openly imitating the works of other artists
::: catcall - shout of disapproval or displeasure (made at the theater or a sports match); boo; V.
::: protocol - diplomatic etiquette; ceremony and etiquette observed by diplomats; first copy of a treaty before its ratification; Ex. Protocol demands that the queen meet him at the airport.
::: oligarchy - government by a privileged few