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crux - essential or main point; Ex. the crux of the problem; ADJ. crucial: of deciding importance
disjointed - disconnected; lacking coherence; V. disjoint: disconnect; disjoin
semblance - outward appearance; guise; Ex. We called in the troops to bring a/some semblance of order to the city.
ancestry - family descent; ADJ. ancestral
polygamist - one who has more than one spouse at a time; CF. bigamy; CF. polyandry
canny - shrewd in money matters; thrifty
sovereign - ruler in a monarchy; ADJ: (of a country) independent and self-governing; having supreme power; supreme; excellent
timidity - lack of self-confidence or courage
beatitude - blessedness; state of great happiness
enliven - make lively or spirited; animate