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rescind - repeal; annul; cancel (a law, decision, or agreement)
tawdry - cheap and gaudy; Ex. tawdry jewelry
ungainly - (of someone) awkward in movement; clumsy; (of something) unwieldy; Ex. ungainly dancer/instrument
gerontology - study of the sociological phenomena associated with old age
clasp - hold firmly within arms
belated - delayed
unison - unity of pitch (in musical performance); complete accord; Ex. The choir sang in unison.
regiment - military unit; V: subject to strict order; Ex. regimented society
consistency - absence of contradictions; uniformity; degree of thickness or firmness; Ex. consistency of thick cream; CF. viscous
subpoena - writ(written command issued by a court) summoning a witness to appear in court; V: summon with a subpoena