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deference - courteous regard for another's wish; courteous yielding to another's wish or opinion (showing respect); ADJ. deferential; OP. effrontery
compile - assemble; gather; accumulate; make (a report or a book) from facts and information found in various places; Ex. compile a dictionary
implicit - understood but not stated; implied; unquestioning and complete; Ex. implicit trust
shuffle - mix together; jumble; move (something) from one place to another; slide (the feet) along the ground while walking; Ex. shuffle papers from one pile to another; N.
prehensile - capable of grasping or holding (esp. by wrapping around); Ex. prehensile tails
wane - decrease in size or strength (after being full); grow gradually to an end; Ex. The moon waxes and wanes every month; N.
variegate - change the appearance of (by marking with different colors)
lectern - reading desk or stand for a public speaker
aristocracy - hereditary nobility; privileged class; government by nobility; N. aristocrat
heterogeneous - dissimilar; mixed; not homogeneous; consisting of dissimilar elements or plants