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brazen - insolent; without shame; bold; Ex. brazen lie; V: face with bold self-assurance or with unshamed confidence
rectify - set right; correct; CF. rect-: right
perigee - point of moon's orbit when it is nearest the earth; CF. apogee
cull - pick out from others (to kill the weakest members); reject; select; collect (information); N.
colloquy - informal discussion; conversation
pseudonym - pen name; fictitious name assumed by an author; ADJ. pseudonymous
waggish - humorous; mischievous; tricky
incendiary - arsonist; ADJ: causing fire; of arson; Ex. incendiary bomb
prophylactic - used to prevent disease; N: something prophylactic; condom; N. prophylaxis: prevention of disease
haughtiness - pride; arrogance; ADJ. haughty