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suffragist - advocate of the extension of voting rights (for women); CF. suffrage
discrepancy - lack of consistency or agreement as between facts; difference; Ex. discrepancy between two descriptions
fiasco - total failure; CF. bottle
forbearance - patience; forgiveness; V. forbear: refrain from (in a generous and forgiving way); be patient; Ex. forbear to send him to prison
combustible - easily burned; N. CF. combustion
pestle - tool for mashing or grinding substances in a hard bowl or mortar
lexicographer - compiler of a dictionary; CF. lexicography: work of compiling a dictionary
docile - obedient; easily managed; submissive
propound - put forth for consideration or analysis; set forth; Ex. propound a problem/theory
exemplify - show by example; furnish an example; serve as an example of; Ex. His pictures exemplify that sort of painting.