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vying - contending; CF. vie
substantive - substantial; essential; pertaining to the substance; substantial; considerable; Ex. substantive issues
coeval - living at the same time as; existing during the same period of time; contemporary; of the same age
vituperative - abusive; scolding; V. vituperate: berate; scold; rail against abusively
brevity - conciseness; shortness of duration
gesticulation - motion; gesture; V. gesticulate: make gestures (while speaking)
crinkle - wrinkle
ambush - act of lying in wait to attack by surprise; sudden attack made from a concealed position; Ex. lie in ambush; V.
inchoate - (of desire, wish, plan) recently begun; not explicit; at the beginning of development; rudimentary; elementary; Ex. inchoate mass
statute - law enacted by the legislature