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viper - poisonous snake
penology - study of prison management and criminal rehabilitation
heterogeneous - dissimilar; mixed; not homogeneous; consisting of dissimilar elements or plants
phenomena - observable facts; subjects of scientific investigation; SG. phenomenon: observable fact; very unusual person, thing, or event; marvel; wonder; CF. phenomenons; ADJ. phenomenal: very unusual; extraordinary; of a phenomenon; Ex. phenomenal strength
altruistic - unselfishly generous; concerned for others; N. altiruism: unselfish concern for the welfare of others; unselfishness; OP. egoism
conformity - harmony; agreement with established rules or customs; similarity; Ex. behave in conformity with; V. conform: be similar; act in agreement; comply; Ex. conform to the rule; CF. conformance
sportive - playful; frolicsome; merry; CF. sport: play or frolic; CF. sportsmanlike
supercilious - haughty; arrogant; condescending; patronizing; CF. eyebrow, cilium
podiatrist - doctor who treats ailments of the feet; chiropodist; N. podiatrics
cartographer - map-maker