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solstice - point or time at which the sun is farthest from the equator
extradition - surrender of prisoner by one state to another; Ex. extradition treaty; V. extradite
meticulous - excessively careful (with great attention to detail); painstaking; scrupulous
sluggish - lazy; slow; inactive; lethargic; CF. slug: nail with no shell
repository - storehouse
astute - wise; shrewd; keen; seeing quickly something that is to one's advantage
circumlocution - indirect or roundabout expression (by using an uncecessarily large number of words esp. when trying to avoid answering a difficult question directly)
pedigree - ancestry; lineage
profound - deep; not superficial; complete; Ex. profound thinker/remark/silence/deafness; N. profundity
chafe - warm by rubbing; make sore by rubbing; N.