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felicitous - (of a word or remark) apt; suitably expressed; well chosen
ramification - branching out; subdivision; one branch of a system; one of the results following from an action or decision; Ex. ramifications of a business/the decision
sparse - not thick; thinly scattered; scanty
ethnology - study of humankind; study of the different races of human beings; CF. anthropology
mettle - courage (to continue bravely in spite of difficulties); spirit; ADJ. mettlesome
bowdlerize - expurgate; CF. Thomas Bowdler
monotheism - belief in one God
singular - being only one; individual; unique; extraordinary; odd; Ex. singular beauty/behavior
magisterial - authoritative; imperious; commanding; of a magistrate; Ex. magisterial study of Roman law; Ex. magisterial manner
episodic - (of a story or play) loosely connected; made up of separate and loosely connected parts; N. episode: incident in the course of an experience