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::: countermand - cancel; revoke (an order)
::: trifle - something of little importance or value; small amount; Ex. a trifle; V: treat without seriousness; flirt
::: outskirts - fringes; outer borders (as of a city); Ex. outskirts of Boston
::: centripetal - tending toward the center
::: substantiate - support (a claim) with evidence; establish with evidence; verify
::: sullen - silently showing ill humor or resentment; dark; gloomy
::: prurient - having or causing lustful desires and thoughts; arousing immoderate sexual desire
::: ineffable - unutterable; not to be uttered; taboo; that cannot be expressed in speech; indescribable; unspeakable; inexpressible; Ex. ineffable name/joy
::: distract - take (one's attention) off something; upset emotionally; make anxious; ADJ. distracted
::: plagiarize - steal another's ideas or writings and pass them off as one's own; Ex. ideas plagiarized from my article; N. plagiarism; CF. kidnap