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::: preamble - introductory statement
::: petty - trivial; unimportant; very small; small-minded; petty-minded
::: sheathe - place into a case; insert into or provide with a sheath; Ex. He sheathed his dagger; N. sheath: case for a blade
::: guise - outward appearance; costume; Ex. in a new guise
::: grotto - small cavern
::: introspective - looking within oneself; N. introspection: self-examination
::: buoyant - able to float; cheerful and optimistic; N. buoyancy; Ex. buoyancy of wood/water/American market
::: anodyne - drug that relieves pain or trouble;
::: plebiscite - direct vote by the entire electorate (on an important issue)
::: adage - wise saying; proverb