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parody - humorous imitation; spoof; takeoff; travesty; V.
hallowed - blessed; consecrated; Ex. hallowed ground; V. hallow: set apart as holy
prize - pry; move with a lever; value highly; esteem; Ex. his most prized possession; N: something captured during war-time (esp. an enemy ship)
subsume - include (as a member of a group); encompass
disband - dissolve; disperse; (of a group) break up and separate; Ex. The club has disbanded.
heterodox - (of beliefs) against accepted opinion; unorthodox; unconventional
apparent - evident; easily seen or understood; appearing as such; Ex. apparent improvement
solemnity - seriousness; gravity
compulsion - compelling; strong desire that is difficult to control; irresistible impulse
platonic - purely spiritual; theoretical; without sensual desire