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periphery - outside edge especially of a round surface; perimeter; Ex. periphery of the town
culprit - one guilty of a crime
guffaw - boisterous laughter; V.
vogue - popular fashion; Ex. Jeans became the vogue.
dire - warning of disaster; disastrous; (of needs and dangers) very great; urgent; Ex. dire prediction/need of food
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
aspire - seek to attain (position or status); long for; Ex. aspire to become president; Ex. aspire to/after the leadership
filing - particle removed by a file
affinity - feeling of kinship; similarity; Ex. strong affinity for her; Ex. many affinities between two languages
glutinous - sticky; viscous; gluey