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::: frail - weak; N. frailty
::: microcosm - small representative world; world in miniature; Ex. microcosm of English society
::: sophisticated - worldly wise and urbane; refined; complex; N. sophistication; V. sophisticate
::: dire - warning of disaster; disastrous; (of needs and dangers) very great; urgent; Ex. dire prediction/need of food
::: lexicographer - compiler of a dictionary; CF. lexicography: work of compiling a dictionary
::: estranged - separated; alienated; V. estrange: alienate (people in a family); N. estrangement
::: aspirant - seeker after position or status
::: summation - act of finding the total; summing-up; summary (esp. one given by the judge at the end of a trial)
::: negligence - neglect; failure to take reasonable care; ADJ. negligent: neglectful; lax; not taking enough care
::: domineer - rule over tyrannically