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repeal - revoke; annul
conifer - pine tree (usu. evergreen); cone-bearing tree; ADJ. coniferous; CF. deciduous; CF. evergreen
concession - an act of yielding; conceding; something conceded; point, right, etc. given unwillingly; privilege of maintaining a business in a certain place; Ex. oil concessions in the North sea; CF. concessionaire
perspicuous - (of something) plainly expressed; easy to understand; Ex. perspicuous comments
overbearing - bossy; domineering and arrogant; decisively important; Ex. overbearing manner/importance; V. overbear: dominate
timidity - lack of self-confidence or courage
gross - total; fragrant; clearly wrong; (of people's behavior) coarse; corpulent; Ex. gross insolence/behavior; V: earn as a total amount; N: 12 dozens
sojourn - temporary stay; V: stay for a time
gratuitous - given freely; unwarranted; uncalled for; done without good reason; Ex. gratuitous comment
subservient - behaving like a slave; servile; obsequious; subordinate; N. subservience