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permissive - allowing much freedom; lenient; Ex. permissive society
buoyant - able to float; cheerful and optimistic; N. buoyancy; Ex. buoyancy of wood/water/American market
centurion - Roman army officer (commanding a company of about 100 soldiers)
credential - evidence concerning one's authority; written proof of a person's position; Ex. The new ambassador presented his credentials to the court.
tribunal - court of justice
compile - assemble; gather; accumulate; make (a report or a book) from facts and information found in various places; Ex. compile a dictionary
carillon - a set of bells (often in a tower) capable of being played
rancid - having the odor of stale or decomposing fat; rank
prong - pointed projecting part
ignominy - deep disgrace; shame or dishonor; ADJ. ignominious; Ex. ignominous defeat