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genre - particular variety of art or literature
fugitive - fleeting or transitory; lasting only a short time; roving(wandering); running away or fleeing as from the law; N: one who flees; Ex. fugitives at large
selective - careful in choosing; having an effect only on certain things; not general; Ex. eclectic weed killer
exegesis - explanation, especially of biblical(of the bible) passages
castigation - punishment; severe criticism or disapproval
dilettante - aimless follower of an art or a field of knowledge (not taking it seriously); amateur; dabbler; CF. delight
rectitude - moral correctness; moral uprightness; moral virtue; correctness of judgment
dichotomy - division into two opposite parts; split; branching into two parts (especially contradictory ones)
supposititious - assumed; counterfeit; hypothetical
indentation - notch; deep recess; V. indent; CF. tooth