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candor - frankness; open honesty; ADJ. candid
dilatory - delaying; tending to delay
catechism - book for religious instruction in question-and-answer form; religious instruction by question and answer; V. catechize
hindsight - understanding the nature of an event after it has actually happened
compensatory - making up for; repaying
filial - pertaining to or befitting a son or daughter; Ex. filial respect
execrable - very bad; detestable
gerrymander - change voting district lines in order to favor a political party; N. CF. Elbridge Gerry + (sala)mander
ratiocination - reasoning; act of drawing conclusions from premises; V. ratiocinate: reason logically
mural - wall painting