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::: scoff - laugh (at); mock; ridicule; Ex. scoff at their threats
::: symmetry - arrangement of parts so that balance is obtained; congruity; ADJ. symmetrical
::: primogeniture - seniority by birth; state of being the first-born child; right of the eldest child (to inherit the entire property of one or both parents)
::: adulation - flattery; admiration that is more than is necessary or deserved
::: panacea - cure-all; remedy for all diseases
::: seamy - sordid; base; filthy; unwholesome; Ex. seamy side of city life
::: contrivance - something contrived; machine or apparatus; clever deceitful plan; scheme
::: regicide - murder of a king or queen
::: scuffle - struggle confusedly; move off in a confused hurry; N. CF. scuffling twins ?
::: renounce - abandon; give up (by formal announcement); disown; repudiate; Ex. renounce one's claim to the property/one's religion; N. renunciation