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::: aristocracy - hereditary nobility; privileged class; government by nobility; N. aristocrat
::: centigrade - denoting a widely used temperature scale (basically same as Celsius)
::: intervene - come between; interfere; Ex. intervened to prevent a fight; N. intervention
::: outmoded - no longer in fashion or use; no longer stylish; old-fashioned
::: ungainly - (of someone) awkward in movement; clumsy; (of something) unwieldy; Ex. ungainly dancer/instrument
::: motility - ability to move spontaneously; ADJ. motile: moving spontaneously
::: invidious - designed to create ill will or envy; tending to rouse ill will or envy; Ex. invidious comparison
::: grotto - small cavern
::: check - stop motion; curb or restrain
::: malapropism - comic misuse of a word; CF. Mrs. Malaprop