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collation - a light meal; collating
repel - drive away; disgust; Ex. repel the attack/moisture; Ex. repelled by the dirty room; CF. repulsion
countermand - cancel; revoke (an order)
cavalcade - procession of riders or horse-drawn carriages; parade; CF. cavalry
symmetry - arrangement of parts so that balance is obtained; congruity; ADJ. symmetrical
defile - pollute; make filthy or dirty; corrupt morally; profane; desecrate; N: narrow passage or gorge through mountains
rostrum - raised platform for speech-making; pulpit
outskirts - fringes; outer borders (as of a city); Ex. outskirts of Boston
unexceptionable - entirely acceptable; not offering any basis for criticism
docket - program as for trial; book where such entries are made; list of things to be done; agenda; label fixed to a package listing contents or directions; V: describe in a docket