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crust - hard outer covering (as of earth or snow)
insensible - unconscious; unresponsive; insensitive; unaware; imperceptible; Ex. insensible of his danger/to pain; Ex. insensible change; CF. not the opposite of sensible
penance - self-imposed punishment for sin; Ex. do penance for one's sins; CF. penitent
dissident - dissenting (with an opinion, a group, or a government); rebellious; N.
multiplicity - state of being numerous or multiple; large number; Ex. multiplicity of details; ADJ. multiple: of more than one element
avocation - secondary or minor occupation
spoonerism - accidental transposition of sounds in successive words; Ex. ``Let me sew you to your sheet'' for ``Let me show you to your seat''; CF. William Spooner
genre - particular variety of art or literature
flair - talent
perennial - something long-lasting; perennial plant; ADJ: lasting through the year or many years; lasting for a long time; enduring