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coeval - living at the same time as; existing during the same period of time; contemporary; of the same age
forensic - suitable to debate or courts of law; of or used in legal proceedings and the tracking of criminals; Ex. forensic science/medicine
pilfer - steal things of small value; filch; snitch
hypothetical - based on assumptions or hypotheses; supposed; N. hypothesis
doctrinaire - unable to compromise about points of doctrine; dogmatic; unyielding; marked by inflexible attachment to a doctrine without regard to its practical difficulties
acrimonious - stinging; caustic; bitter in words or manner; N. acrimony: bitter ill-natured animosity in speech or behavior
farce - broad comedy; mockery; humorous play full of silly things happening; ADJ. farcical
bemused - confused; lost in thought; preoccupied
contention - assertion; claim; thesis; struggling; competition
prostrate - stretch out full on ground; make prostrate; enervate; Ex. prostrating illness; ADJ: lying face down; having lost all strength