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::: spurn - reject disdainfully; scorn; Ex. She spurned all offers of help.
::: sluggard - lazy person
::: periphery - outside edge especially of a round surface; perimeter; Ex. periphery of the town
::: indigenous - native; Ex. plant indigenous to the New World
::: commensurate - equal in extent; of the same size
::: contravene - contradict; oppose; violate (a rule, law, or custom); N. contravention
::: humus - substance or rich soil formed by decaying vegetable matter; CF. soil
::: gist - essence; main point; substance
::: malcontent - person dissatisfied with existing state of affairs; discontented person; ADJ: discontented
::: prologue - introduction (to a poem or play)