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reprobate - morally disapproved person; person hardened in sin, devoid of a sense of decency; CF. disapproved by God ?
forestall - prevent by taking action in advance
entomology - study of insects
lunatic - insane; Ex. lunatic asylum
choreography - art of representing dances in written symbols; arrangement of dances
barrister - counselor-at-law or lawyer in the higher court of law; CF. bar
overture - musical introduction to a long musical piece; first offer or proposal (to begin talks in the hope of reaching an agreement); Ex. overtures for peace
embezzlement - taking for one's own use in violation of trust; stealing (of money placed in one's care)
causal - implying a cause-and-effect relationship; N. causality
subsistence - existence; means of subsisting; means of support; livelihood; V. subsist: exist; maintain life (at a meager level)