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preponderance - superiority of power, quantity, etc.; V. preponderate: be greater in power, weight, or importance; ADJ. preponderant
leonine - like a lion
hypothetical - based on assumptions or hypotheses; supposed; N. hypothesis
merit - good quality deserving praise; merits: aspect of character or behavior deserving approval or disapproval; Ex. judge each plan on its own merits; V: deserve; earn
plumb - exactly vertical; N: weight on the end of a line; V: examine very carefully or critically in order to understand; measure depth (by sounding); Ex. plumb the depth of
endearment - fond word or act; expression of affection
zealot - one who is zealous; fanatic; person who shows excessive zeal
anecdote - short story of an amusing or interesting event
embrace - hug; clasp with the arms; adopt or espouse; accept readily; encircle; include; Ex. embrace the cause/socialism; Ex. all-embracing; CF. brace; CF. bracelet
diva - operatic singer; prima donna