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idolatry - worship of idols; excessive admiration or devotion; ADJ. idolatrous
wrinkle - small ridge on a smooth surface (face or cloth); V.
shyster - lawyer using questionable methods; unscrupulous practioner
madrigal - pastoral song; song for several singers without instruments
claustrophobia - fear of being locked in
retrospective - looking back on the past; N. retrospection; V. retrospect
collate - examine and compare in order to verify authenticity; arrange in order (the sheets of a book before they are bound)
impudence - impertinence; insolence
obviate - make unnecessary; get rid of; Ex. obviate the need
nurse - suckle; take care of (as a nurse); bear in mind; Ex. nursing mother; Ex. nurse a hope/grudge against someone