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parable - short simple story teaching a moral
insensible - unconscious; unresponsive; insensitive; unaware; imperceptible; Ex. insensible of his danger/to pain; Ex. insensible change; CF. not the opposite of sensible
ensconce - settle comfortably; place comfortably (in a secure place)
immure - imprison; shut up in confinement; CF. wall
peripheral - of a periphery; marginal; outer; of minor importance; not central; Ex. peripheral nerve/interest
reverend - deserving reverence; N: priest
exacting - extremely demanding; Ex. exacting standard of safety
cursory - casual; hastily done with little attention to detail
accelerate - move faster
inductive - pertaining to induction or proceeding from the specific to the general