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apologist - one who writes in defense of a cause or institution; N. apologia
militia - army composed of ordinary citizens rather than professional soldiers
impertinent - insolent; rude; not pertinent; N. impertinence
madrigal - pastoral song; song for several singers without instruments
pedigree - ancestry; lineage
nether - lower; Ex. nether garments/regions
arrears - being in debt; money that should have been paid; work that should have been done
solitude - state of being alone; seclusion; ADJ. solitary: existing or living alone (esp. by choice); remote or secluded; single; sole; Ex. solitary life/inn; Ex. no solitary piece of proof
welter - wallow (as in mud or high seas); lie soaked (as in blood); Ex. The victims weltered in their blood.
spectrum - colored band produced when a beam of light passes through a prism; broad and continuous range; Ex. whole spectrum of modern thoughts