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matriculate - enroll (in college or graduate school); CF. matrix
whim - sudden capricious idea; fancy
labile - likely to change; unstable; Ex. emotionally labile; N. lability
rampart - defensive mound of earth
larceny - theft; Ex. petit larceny
incubus - burden; very worriying problem; mental care; nightmare; male devil; CF. succubus
abusive - coarsely insulting; physically harmful
defeatist - resigned to defeat or failure; accepting defeat or failure as a natural outcome; N. CF. defeatism
precedent - something preceding in time which may be used as an authority or guide for future action; V. precede; CF. unprecedented
redolent - odorous; fragrant; suggestive (of an odor); Ex. redolent of onions/mystery