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paradox - something apparently contradictory in nature (that may nonetheless be true); statement that looks false but is actually correct
antecede - precede
jocular - said or done in jest or playfully; marked by joking
putrefy - make or become putrid; N. putrefaction
lagoon - shallow body of water or lake near a sea; lake separated from a sea by sandbars or coral reefs
discourse - serious speech, writing, or conversation; formal discussion (either written or spoken); conversation; V.
kindle - start a fire; ignite; inspire; arouse
truculence - aggressiveness; ferocity; ADJ. truculent: aggressive; pugnacious; fierce
obfuscate - confuse; muddle; cause confusion; make needlessly complex; make so confused as to be difficult to understand
disproportion - lack of proportion (between the parts); ADJ. disproportionate