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volley - simultaneous discharge of a number of shots; V.
quirk - sudden sharp turn or twist; startling twist; caprice; idiosyncrasy; peculiarity of behavior; Ex. by a quirk of fate
consonance - harmony; agreement
abut - border upon; adjoin
exposure - risk, particularly of being exposed to disease or to the elements; unmasking; act of laying something open; Ex. exposure of governmental corruption
quixotic - idealistic but impractical; CF. Don Quixote
exchequer - treasury; Ex. Chancellor of the exchequer
fawning - courting favor by cringing and flattering; V. fawn: exhibit affection as a dog; seek favor or attention by obsequiousness
husbandry - frugality; thrift; economy; agriculture; farming; Ex. animal husbandry; CF. husbandman
vendor - seller