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hummock - small hill; hillock
disabuse - correct a false impression; undeceive; free from a wrong belief
contumacious - stubborn and disobedient; resisting authority (esp. disobedient to an order made by a court)
misapprehension - error; misunderstanding; V. misapprehend
improvise - compose on the spur of the moment
vantage - position giving an advantage (such as a strategic point); CF. vantagepoint
torpor - lethargy; sluggishness; dormancy; ADJ. torpid: lethargic; lazy; inactive; (of an animal) dormant; hibernating
mores - conventions; moral standards; moral customs
celerity - speed; rapidity
reverberate - echo repeatedly; resound; Ex. The thunder reverberated across the valley.