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advocacy - support; active pleading on behalf of someone or something
expedient - suitable (for a particular purpose although not necessarily morally correct); practical; politic(prudent); N: something expedient
crabbed - sour; bad-tempered; peevish; difficult to read as handwriting
hubbub - confused uproar; loud noise; din
corollary - natural consequence (which naturally follows from something else)
consistency - absence of contradictions; uniformity; degree of thickness or firmness; Ex. consistency of thick cream; CF. viscous
backslide - revert (to bad habits); N. reverter
unobtrusive - inconspicuous; not blatant
erudite - (of a person or book) learned; full of learning; scholarly; N. erudition
subtlety - perceptiveness; ingenuity; delicacy; ADJ. subtle: delicate; so slight as to be difficult to detect; able to make fine distinctions; clever; Ex. subtle mind/differences in meaning