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lateral - of or coming from the side
chaste - morally pure; virginal; abstaining from illicit sexual acts; modest; simple (of a style of writing); not highly decorated; austere
discursive - (of a person or writing) digressing; rambling (without any clear plan)
reparation - compensation (for loss or wrong); amends; Ex. make reparation for the damage; CF. repair
blotch - spot; blot; CF. blot+botch
archetype - prototype; primitive pattern
flounder - struggle and thrash about; proceed clumsily or falter (as in water, mud, snow, etc.); proceed in confusion
abscond - depart secretly and hide
olfactory - concerning the sense of smell
arrogance - pride; haughtiness; ADJ. arrogant: unpleasantly self-important (with a strong confidence in one's own importance and a lack of respect for other people)