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leeway - room to move; margin; latitude; Ex. leeway for the deadline
stodgy - dull; stuffy; boringly conservative; Ex. stodgy book
ashen - ash-colored; deadly pale
parochial - narrow in scope or outlook; provincial; related to parishes
poultice - soothing application applied to sore and inflamed portions of the body
hygiene - science and practice of the promotion and preservation of health; ADJ. hygienic: showing careful attention to cleanness (to prevent disease); Ex. hygienic condition
resonant - (of a sound) echoing; resounding(sounding loudly); deep and full in sound; producing resonance; Ex. resonant voice; N. resonance
odorous - having an odor
vanguard - forerunners; foremost position of an army; advance forces; foremost position in a trend or movement; CF. rearguard
solstice - point or time at which the sun is farthest from the equator