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crux - essential or main point; Ex. the crux of the problem; ADJ. crucial: of deciding importance
parley - conference (between opponents); CF. speak
peripheral - of a periphery; marginal; outer; of minor importance; not central; Ex. peripheral nerve/interest
proscribe - prohibit; ostracize; banish; outlaw
revoke - cancel; retract; CF. irrevocable
parquet - floor made of wood strips inlaid in a mosaic like matter; CF. strip: long narrow piece
irremediable - incurable; uncorrectable; impossible to remedy
doctrinaire - unable to compromise about points of doctrine; dogmatic; unyielding; marked by inflexible attachment to a doctrine without regard to its practical difficulties
limpid - crystal clear
perpetrate - commit an offense; do (something wrong)