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::: whimsy - whim; tendency to behave amusingly strangely; Ex. story full of whimsy
::: dispassionate - calm; impartial; not influenced by personal feelings
::: lucrative - profitable; producing wealth
::: gadfly - animal-biting fly; irritating person
::: relegate - put into a lower or worse place; banish to an inferior position; delegate; assign; Ex. relegate the old furniture to the children's room; Ex. relegated to the second division
::: jargon - language used by special group; technical terminology; gibberish; nonsensical or incoherent talk
::: provenance - place of origin; origin or source of something; Ex. Gunpowder is of Chinese provenance; CF. come
::: boon - blessing; benefit; something very helpful
::: alias - an assumed name esp. by a criminal (usually to mislead people); ADV. alias
::: refurbish - renovate; make clean, bright, or fresh (make new) again; make bright by polishing; Ex. refurbish an old theater; CF. furbish: polish