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::: retract - withdraw; take back; draw back; Ex. retract a statement/an offer/claws; N. retraction; CF. retractile
::: reactionary - strongly opposed to social or political change; opposing progress; politically ultraconservative; N. OP. radical
::: pediatrician - physician specializing in children's diseases; N. pediatrics
::: sardonic - scornfully mocking; disdainful; sarcastic; cynical; Ex. sardonic smile
::: fictitious - imaginary; non-existent; purposely invented to deceive; untrue; Ex. fictitious name/boyfriend; CF. fictional
::: penetrate - enter into; pierce; permeate; see through; grasp the inner significance of; understand
::: regiment - military unit; V: subject to strict order; Ex. regimented society
::: untoward - unexpected and adverse; unfortunate or unlucky; Ex. untoward encounter
::: bacchanal - noisy party with a lot of drinking
::: synchronous - similarly timed; simultaneous with; occurring at the same time; V. synchronize