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tessellated - mosaic; inlaid; Ex. tessellated pattern
reactionary - strongly opposed to social or political change; opposing progress; politically ultraconservative; N. OP. radical
schism - division into factions (esp. within a religious body); split
chasten - discipline; punish in order to correct; CF. castigate
advocate - speak in favor of; support (an idea or plan); urge; plead for
bereaved - deprived of (someone beloved through death)
curator - superintendent; manager (in charge of a museum or a library)
atone - make amends for; pay for; Ex. atone for
lethargic - drowsy; dull; N. lethargy: state of sluggishness and inactivity
skittish - inconstant; capricious; frivolous; not serious; Ex. charming but skittish young woman; CF. skit