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attire - clothe; N: clothing; array; apparel
spectrum - colored band produced when a beam of light passes through a prism; broad and continuous range; Ex. whole spectrum of modern thoughts
incite - arouse to action; goad; motivate; induce to exist; Ex. incite a riot/the crowd to rebellion
salient - prominent; projecting beyond a line; conspicuous; Ex. salient features
fetter - shackle; restrict the freedom of; N. chain or shackle for the foot of a prisoner; CF. foot
seminary - school for training future ministers; secondary school, especially for young women
detraction - slandering; aspersion; detracting; CF. detractor
scoff - laugh (at); mock; ridicule; Ex. scoff at their threats
prosody - art of versification; study of the metrical structure of verse
verbalize - put into words; ADJ. verbal: of words; spoken rather than written; oral; of a verb