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interdict - prohibit; forbid; N.
formality - ceremonious quality; ceremonious adherence to rules; something done just for form's sake; Ex. mere formality
hiatus - gap; pause; gap or interruption in space or time; break
actuarial - calculating; pertaining to insurance statistics
homespun - domestic; made at home; spun or woven at home; simple and ordinary; Ex. homespun philosophy
pigment - coloring matter (usually powder to be mixed with water or oil)
ennui - boredom; listlessness and dissatisfaction resulting from lack of interest; CF. annoy
raiment - clothing; garments; Ex. I have no raiment fit to wear.
schism - division into factions (esp. within a religious body); split
insularity - narrow-mindedness; isolation; ADJ. insular: of an island; isolated; narrow-minded; CF. peninsula