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::: paraphrase - restate a passage in one's own words while retaining thought of author; N: restatement of a text in other words
::: overt - open to view; public; not secret; CF. covert
::: martial - warlike; of war; Ex. martial art/law
::: indeterminate - uncertain; not clearly fixed; indefinite
::: pauper - very poor person
::: manipulate - operate with one's hands; control or play upon (people, forces, etc.) artfully; maneuver; Ex. how to manipulate publicity and men; ADJ. manipulative
::: gourmet - connoisseur of food and drink; epicure
::: wanderlust - strong longing to travel
::: luminary - celebrity (in a specific field); dignitary; object that gives light (as a celestial body)
::: precedent - something preceding in time which may be used as an authority or guide for future action; V. precede; CF. unprecedented