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ruse - trick to deceive; stratagem
exacting - extremely demanding; Ex. exacting standard of safety
addendum - addition; appendix to book; something that is added (as at the end of a speech or book)
arbiter - person with power to decide a matter in dispute; judge who is in a position ot make influential judgments; Ex. supreme arbiter of fashion in beachware
corollary - natural consequence (which naturally follows from something else)
solecism - nonstandard grammatical construction; construction that is flagrantly incorrect grammatically; violation of social etiquette
muggy - (of weather) warm and damp
cursory - casual; hastily done with little attention to detail
herbivorous - grain-eating; CF. herbivore
circlet - small ring; band of gold, silver, jewel, etc. (worn on the head, arms, or neck as decoration)