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affable - easily approachable; easy to talk to; warmly friendly
edify - instruct; correct morally
rigid - hard and unbending; stiff and unyielding; fixed in behavior or views; strict; rigorous; Ex. rigid rule
peregrination - journey; V. peregrinate
slander - defamation; utterance of false and malicious statements; V. ADJ. slanderous
withhold - refuse to give; hold back; Ex. withholding tax
percussion - striking one object against another sharply; Ex. percussion instrument; N: striking together of two bodies; sound caused by percussion
quorum - minimal number of members necessary to conduct a meeting
parochial - narrow in scope or outlook; provincial; related to parishes
defoliate - destroy leaves; deprive of leaves (by the use of chemicals); N. defoliant