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detain - keep waiting; prevent from leaving or going; N. detention
imposture - assuming a false identity; masquerade; CF. impostor
peregrination - journey; V. peregrinate
discerning - mentally quick and observant; having insight; perceptive; able to make good judgments; V. discern: perceive
homogeneous - of the same kind; uniform in composition throughout
generality - vague statement; general statement which is not detailed; quality of being general; greater part; most; Ex. generality of people
slavish - of or like a slave; servile; showing no originality; copied very closely; Ex. slavish devotion/copy of the original
odoriferous - giving off an odor
waylay - ambush; lie in wait for and attack
enact - make (a bill) into law