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reactionary - strongly opposed to social or political change; opposing progress; politically ultraconservative; N. OP. radical
metrical - metric; written in the form of poetry; Ex. metrical translation of Homer
tenet - doctrine; dogma
hoary - white with age
bowdlerize - expurgate; CF. Thomas Bowdler
exquisite - delicate; very finely made; extremely beautiful; Ex. exquisite piece of jewelry
propensity - natural inclination
bereavement - state of being deprived of something valuable or beloved; state of being bereaved or bereft
snivel - complain or whine tearfully; run at the nose; snuffle; Ex. Don't come back sniveling to me.
precipitant - something that causes a substance in a chemical solution to separate out in solid form; ħ