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annul - make void
retroactive - taking effect before its enactment (as a law) or imposition (as a tax); (of a law) having effect on the past as well as the future
ostensible - apparent; appearing as such; professed(pretended); pretended; Ex. ostensible purpose of the expedition
colloquial - pertaining to conversational or common speech; informal; N. colloquialism: colloquial expression
provincial - pertaining to a province; limited in outlook; narrow; unsophisticated
panoramic - denoting an unobstructed and comprehensive view; N. panorama: unbroken view of a wide area
bicameral - two-chambered as a legislative body
expunge - cancel; remove a word or name (from a book or list); erase
heresy - opinion contrary to popular belief; opinion contrary to accepted religion; ADJ. heretical; CF. heretic
grouse - complain; fuss; grumble; grouch; N: plump chickenlike game bird