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incongruity - lack of harmony; absurdity; ADJ. incongruous: lacking in harmony; inappropriate
imbalance - lack of balance or symmetry; disproportion
placate - pacify; bring peace to; conciliate; appease
maraud - move in search of plunder; Ex. marauding army
repine - fret; complain; be annoyed; Ex. repine over the undone work
pediatrician - physician specializing in children's diseases; N. pediatrics
slavish - of or like a slave; servile; showing no originality; copied very closely; Ex. slavish devotion/copy of the original
gradation - series of gradual stages; degree in such a progression
proselytize - (induce someone to) convert to a religion or belief; N. proselyte: new convert to a doctrine or religion
degradation - humiliation; debasement; degeneration; V. degrade: debase; disgrace; degenerate; reduce (something) in worth; demote (someone); reduce in rank