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antecedents - preceding events that influence what comes later; ancestors or early background
amalgam - combination of different things; mixture of metals (containing mercury) used for filling holes in teeth
dribble - flow or fall in drops; let saliva flow out slowly from the mouth; move a ball; N.
renounce - abandon; give up (by formal announcement); disown; repudiate; Ex. renounce one's claim to the property/one's religion; N. renunciation
preponderance - superiority of power, quantity, etc.; V. preponderate: be greater in power, weight, or importance; ADJ. preponderant
squeamish - easily shocked or sickened by unpleasant things; fastidious; Ex. A nurse should not be squeamish.
linguistic - pertaining to language
ambidextrous - capable of using either hand with equal ease
execute - put into effect; carry out; kill as a lawful punishment; N. execution
contention - assertion; claim; thesis; struggling; competition