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peccadillo - slight offense or fault; CF. sin
crevice - crack; fissure
inconsequential - insignificant; unimportant
coincidence - the chance occurrence, at the same time, of two or more seemingly connected events; V. coincide: happen at the same time; be in agreement; CF. coincident; CF. coincidental
bound - leap or spring; limit or confine; constitute the limit of; Ex. bounded by Canada; N: leap or jumping; boundary; ADJ: certain; having a duty to do something (legally or morally); confined by bonds; Ex. We are bound to be late; Ex. I am bound to say my opinion; CF. bounce, rebound
vaunted - boasted; bragged; highly publicized; V. vaunt: boast; brag
cornucopia - horn (or horn-shaped container) overflowing with fruit and grain; symbol of abundance; horn of plenty
avert - prevent; avoid; turn away (eyes or thought); Ex. An accident was averted by his quick thinking; Ex. She averted her eyes from the terrible sight.
exude - flow out slowly; discharge (gradually); give forth; N. exudation
orthodox - traditional; (of someone) conservative in belief; adhering to an established doctrine