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::: aphorism - pithy maxim or saying; ADJ. aphoristic
::: license - official or legal permission; latitude of action or speech; excessive freedom that causes harm or damage; V.
::: obnoxious - offensive; disagreeable; Ex. obnoxious smell
::: bound - leap or spring; limit or confine; constitute the limit of; Ex. bounded by Canada; N: leap or jumping; boundary; ADJ: certain; having a duty to do something (legally or morally); confined by bonds; Ex. We are bound to be late; Ex. I am bound to say my opinion; CF. bounce, rebound
::: tawdry - cheap and gaudy; Ex. tawdry jewelry
::: viscous - (of a liquid) thick and sticky; gluey; viscid; CF. consistency
::: epistemologist - philosopher who studies the nature of knowledge; N. epistemology
::: misogamy - hatred of marriage
::: quaint - odd in an old-fashioned way; odd; old-fashioned; picturesque
::: summation - act of finding the total; summing-up; summary (esp. one given by the judge at the end of a trial)