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quash - crush; suppress; squash; subdue; annul; Ex. quash a rebellion/the decision of the low court
practical - based on experience; of or acquired through practice (rather than theory); useful; Ex. practical man
imbecility - weakness of mind; state of being an imbecile; N. imbecile: stupid person; fool
pendulous - hanging; suspended
lexicon - dictionary
jettison - throw overboard (from a ship or plane)
precipitate - hurl downward; throw headlong; hasten; cause to happen sooner; condense and fall as rain or snow; cause (a solid substance) to be separated from a solution; ADJ. hasty; rash; premature; sudden
aspersion - slanderous remark; Ex. cast aspersions on
conviction - judgment that someone is guilty of a crime; strongly held belief
spontaneity - lack of premeditation; naturalness; freedom from constraint; ADJ. spontaneous: self-generated; unpremeditated; happening without being planned