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codify - arrange (laws or rules) as a code; classify; N. code: system of words used instead of ordinary writing; collection of laws, rules, established social customs
contention - assertion; claim; thesis; struggling; competition
inclusive - tending to include all; all-inclusive; Ex. inclusive charge
camaraderie - good-fellowship; CF. comrade
glut - overstock; fill beyond capacity (with food); fill to excess; N: oversupply
imposture - assuming a false identity; masquerade; CF. impostor
contrived - unnatural and forced; artificial; not spontaneous; Ex. The ending was rather contrived.
magisterial - authoritative; imperious; commanding; of a magistrate; Ex. magisterial study of Roman law; Ex. magisterial manner
outwit - outsmart; defeat by behaving more cleverly
laceration - torn ragged wound; V. lacerate: tear (the skin as with broken glass); wound