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repertoire - list of works of music, drama, etc., a performer is prepared to present; CF. repertory
impassive - without feeling; expressionless; imperturbable; stoical; Ex. impassive face
ration - fixed portion; V: distribute as rations
pharisaical - pertaining to the Pharisees, who paid scrupulous attention to tradition; self-righteous; hypocritical
dismember - cut into small parts; cut (a body) apart limb from limb
mingle - mix together in close association
infringe - violate (a law); encroach (the right of another person)
subdue - less intense; quieter; Ex. subdued lighting; Ex. subdue: conquer; make less intense; quiet; Ex. subdue one's anger
sunder - separate; part; CF. asunder
bastion - stronghold; something seen as a source of protection; Ex. the last bastion of male chauvinism