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appellation - name; title
tenacity - firmness; persistence
tertiary - third in order or rank
unique - without an equal; single in kind
centurion - Roman army officer (commanding a company of about 100 soldiers)
insinuate - hint; imply; suggest indirectly; creep in; introduce or insert (oneself) by artful means; Ex. insinuate himself into the boss's favor; CF. ingratiate
reproach - blame (not angrily but sadly); express disapproval or disappointment; N. ADJ. reproachful
incandescent - strikingly bright; shining with intense heat; emitting visible light when heated; Ex. incandescent light bulb; CF. candle
culprit - one guilty of a crime
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