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plasticity - ability to be molded; ADJ. plastic: capable of being shaped or molded; Ex. plastic material such as clay
incident - event; event that causes a crisis
warranted - justified; authorized
hermitage - home of a hermit
portly - stout; corpulent
avarice - greediness for wealth
hypochondriac - person unduly worried about his health; worrier without cause about illness; ADJ. CF. hypochondria: neurosis that one is or is becoming ill; CF. abdomen
bastion - stronghold; something seen as a source of protection; Ex. the last bastion of male chauvinism
reproach - blame (not angrily but sadly); express disapproval or disappointment; N. ADJ. reproachful
embed - (imbed) enclose; place in something; fix firmly in a surrounding mass