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modicum - limited quantity; small amount; Ex. He does not have a modicum of sense; CF. moderate
livid - lead-colored; black and blue (as from a bruise); ashen; enraged; extremely angry
afterlife - life after death; later part of one's life
emend - correct (usually a text); N. emendation: correction of errors; improvement
scurrilous - abusive; obscene; indecent; Ex. scurrilous remark
mock - ridicule; deride; imitate often in derision
equinox - period of equal days and nights; the beginning of spring and autumn; Ex. vernal/autumnal equinox; ADJ. equinoctial
integrate - make whole; combine; make into one unit
parallel - similar; analogous; corresponding; N: parallel line; person or thing that is parallel (to another); similarity; Ex. know of no parallel to the case; Ex. without parallel; V: be similar to; make parallel; Ex. Your experience parallels mine; CF. unparalleled
naivet - \'e(naivety) quality of being unsophisticated; simplicity; artlessness; gullibility; ADJ. naive(na\"ive): ingenuous; lacking worldliness; simple; credulous