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sanction - approve; ratify; N: permission; penalty intended to enforce compliance
barterer - trader; V. barter: trade; exchange good for other goods rather than money
histrionic - theatrical; excessively dramatic or emotional; affected; of actors or acting; N. histrionics: histrionic behavior
expedient - suitable (for a particular purpose although not necessarily morally correct); practical; politic(prudent); N: something expedient
ostracize - banish from a group; exclude from public favor; ban; Ex. His friends ostracized him. N. ostracism
eccentric - irregular; odd; unconventional; whimsical; bizarre; not concentric
metallurgical - pertaining to the art of removing metals from ores; N. metallurgy: science that deals with extracting metals from ores
igneous - produced by fire; of fire; volcanic; (of rocks) formed from lava; Ex. igneous meteorite
breed - produce young; rear; bring up; produce (an undesirable condition); N: kind or sort of animal or plant
babble - chatter idly or foolishly; make continuous sounds like water running gently over rounded stone; N.