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criteria - standards used in judging; CF. criterion
submerge - place under water; dip; go under water; cover completely (as with water); Ex. submerged in work
refraction - bending of a ray of light
laconic - brief and to the point; using few words; terse
counterpart - thing that completes another; things very much alike; thing that has the same purpose in a different system
callus - area of thick hard skin
grunt - utter a deep guttural sound (as a pig does); N.
stalemate - deadlock; situation in which further action is blocked
coalition - partnership; league; union of separate political parties
pedantic - bookish; showing off learning; marked by an excessive ostentatious concern for book learning; N. pedantry