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peripheral - of a periphery; marginal; outer; of minor importance; not central; Ex. peripheral nerve/interest
compendium - brief, comprehensive summary; ADJ. compendious
abide - dwell; abide by: comply with; put up with; tolerate; Ex. abide by the rules; Ex. I can't abide rude people.
sanctuary - place of refuge; shelter; shrine; holy place; Ex. The outlaw was granted sanctuary in the church.
saturate - soak thoroughly; imbue; impregnate; charge; fill to capacity
knave - untrustworthy person; rogue; scoundrel; jack; N. knavery
pulpit - raised platform used in preaching (in a church)
minuscule - (miniscule) extremely small
pariah - social outcast; Ex. Mariah the pariah
fractious - unruly; peevish; cranky; bad-tempered; Ex. fractious horse