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ethnology - study of humankind; study of the different races of human beings; CF. anthropology
repository - storehouse
profusion - great amount; plenty; overabundance; excess; lavish expenditure; Ex. profusion of choices; ADJ. profuse: plentiful; copious; giving or given abundantly; extravagant
bargain - agreement between two groups or people; something for sale at a price advantageous to the buyer; V: negotiate; trade; Ex. bargaining power
somatic - pertaining to the body; bodily; physical
elated - filled with excited joy and pride; overjoyed; in high spirits; joyful and proud; Ex. elated crowd; V. elate; N. elation
compelling - overpowering; irresistible in effect; holding one's attention; that compels one to do something; Ex. a compelling adventure story; V. compel
epaulet - (epaulette) ornament worn on the shoulder (of a uniform, etc.)
centripetal - tending toward the center
flaccid - flabby; lacking firmness; weak; Ex. flaccid muscles