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proscribe - prohibit; ostracize; banish; outlaw
espouse - adopt; support (an idea or aim); marry; N. espousal
reticent - inclined to silence; uncommunicative; reserved; Ex. He was reticent about the reasons; N. reticence
resumption - taking up again; recommencement; V. resume: begin or take up again; take or occupy again; Ex. Kindly resume your seats.
relinquish - give up something (with reluctance); yield; release; Ex. relinquish power/the claim to the land/his hold on my arm
deify - turn into a god; make a god of; idolize; Ex. Kings were deified; CF. deity
indigence - poverty
disclose - reveal; N. disclosure
clavicle - collarbone
paroxysm - fit or attack of pain, laughter, rage; sudden outburst