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rudimentary - elementary; not developed; crude; N. rudiment: fundamental element or principle; Ex. rudiments of the language
quell - suppress; put an end to; put down forcibly; extinguish; quiet; Ex. ``Army Quells Rebellion'' in newspaper; CF. kill
antecede - precede
illuminate - brighten; clear up or make understandable; enlighten; enable to understand; Ex. illuminating remarks
provision - act of providing; something provided; preparatory measure; provisions: necessary supplies (esp. food); stipulation; condition in an agreement; Ex. According to the provisions of the agreement
skulduggery - (skullduggery) dishonest behavior or action; Ex. skulduggery in the election
banal - hackneyed; commonplace; trite; lacking originality; clich\'ed
bivouac - temporary encampment; camp without tents; V.
demographic - related to population balance; N. demography: statistical study of human population
crust - hard outer covering (as of earth or snow)