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spectrum - colored band produced when a beam of light passes through a prism; broad and continuous range; Ex. whole spectrum of modern thoughts
disproportion - lack of proportion (between the parts); ADJ. disproportionate
prehensile - capable of grasping or holding (esp. by wrapping around); Ex. prehensile tails
tenacious - holding fast (as to a belief); persistent
patriarch - father and ruler of a family or tribe
militate - work against; Ex. militate against the chances of promotion; CF. serve as a soldier
lassitude - languor; weariness; listlessness
abhor - detest; hate
delta - flat plain of mud or sand between branches of a river
revulsion - sudden strong feeling of disgust; sudden violent change of feeling; negative reaction; Ex. revulsion from the scenes of torture