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hibernal - wintry; wintery; of or like winter
acumen - mental keenness; sharpness of judgment; ability to judge quickly and well; Ex. business acumen
bantering - joking talk; good-naturedly ridiculing; N.V. banter
homespun - domestic; made at home; spun or woven at home; simple and ordinary; Ex. homespun philosophy
underlying - lying below; fundamental
sovereignty - complete independence and self-government (of a country); supremacy of authority; power to govern
parody - humorous imitation; spoof; takeoff; travesty; V.
palpitate - throb; beat rapidly; flutter; tremble; Ex. Her heart began to palpitate.
orient - get one's bearings; adjust; make familiar with a situation; orientate
irrelevant - not applicable; unrelated