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superfluous - excessive; overabundant; unnecessary; N. superfluity
matrimony - state of being married
implore - beg
affliction - state of distress; trial; cause of distress or suffering; V. afflict: inflict grievous suffering on
monotheism - belief in one God
scoff - laugh (at); mock; ridicule; Ex. scoff at their threats
academic - related to a school; not practical or directly useful
interminable - endless
circumlocution - indirect or roundabout expression (by using an uncecessarily large number of words esp. when trying to avoid answering a difficult question directly)
precept - practical rule guiding conduct; Ex. mother's precept