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abstract - theoretical; not concrete; nonrepresentational
prelude - introduction; introductory performance or event; forerunner
gravity - seriousness; ADJ. grave
simian - monkeylike; N: ape or monkey
rescind - repeal; annul; cancel (a law, decision, or agreement)
epilogue - short speech at conclusion of dramatic work
lethargic - drowsy; dull; N. lethargy: state of sluggishness and inactivity
wily - crafty; cunning; artful; N. wile: deceitful stratagem
context - writings preceding and following the passage quoted; circumstance in which an event occurs
charlatan - quack; pretender to knowledge (esp. in medicine)