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bane - posion; cause of ruin; ADJ. baneful: harmful; poisonous
propound - put forth for consideration or analysis; set forth; Ex. propound a problem/theory
cessation - stoppage
vigilant - watchful; on the alert; watchfully awake; alert to spot danger; N. vigilance
brandish - wave around (a weapon); flourish
institution - instituting; (building for the) organization; established custom, practice, or relationship in a society; mental hospital; Ex. institution of marriage
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
chivalrous - courteous; faithful; brave; N. chivalry
fritter - waste (time or money on unimportant things)
tremulous - trembling; wavering