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derivative - unoriginal; obtained from another source; Ex. derivative prose style; N.
laconic - brief and to the point; using few words; terse
skulk - move furtively and secretly; Ex. He skulked through the less fashionable sections of the city.
genesis - beginning; origin
solstice - point or time at which the sun is farthest from the equator
errant - wandering (esp. in search of adventure); straying from proper moral standards; Ex. knight-errant
tarnish - make or become dull or discolored; N.
allure - entice; attract; tempt
delineate - portray; depict; sketch; describe; N. delineation
precinct - division of a city for election or police purposes; precincts: space that surrounds a building; Ex. precincts of the college