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secrete - conceal; hide away or cache; produce and release a substance into an organism; CF. secretive
vantage - position giving an advantage (such as a strategic point); CF. vantagepoint
juxtapose - place side by side; CF. next
frisk - move about playfully; froric; ADJ. frisky: playful
microcosm - small representative world; world in miniature; Ex. microcosm of English society
forebears - (forbears) ancestors
composure - mental calmness
sacrilegious - desecrating; profane; N. sacrilege: desecration, misuse, or theft of something sacred
animadversion - critical remark; V. animadvert: comment critically with disapproval
marshal - put in order; guide ceremoniously to the correct place; Ex. marshal the children into the museum; N: military officer; official