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homespun - domestic; made at home; spun or woven at home; simple and ordinary; Ex. homespun philosophy
empirical - based on experience
enclave - territory enclosed within an alien land
apparition - ghost; phantom
centurion - Roman army officer (commanding a company of about 100 soldiers)
seemly - (of behavior) proper; appropriate
ceremonious - marked by formality; extremely formal and polite; CF. ceremony: conventional social courtesy
euphony - sweet sound; ADJ. euphonious
embezzlement - taking for one's own use in violation of trust; stealing (of money placed in one's care)
tentative - not fully worked out or developed; provisional; experimental; uncertain; hesitant; not definite or positive; Ex. tentative agreement/reply