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notch - V-shaped cut in a surface; V.
enigma - puzzle; mystery; ADJ. enigmatic: obscure; puzzling
constituency - voters represented by an elected official; district so represented; group of supporters (or constituents)
gentry - people of standing(rank or position); people of good family or high social position; class of people just below nobility
winsome - charming (in a childlike way); agreeable; gracious; engaging
microcosm - small representative world; world in miniature; Ex. microcosm of English society
optimum - most favorable; optimal; N: most favorable condition
solstice - point or time at which the sun is farthest from the equator
ellipsis - omission of words from a text; mark used to indicate an omission (when the meaning can be understood without them); PL. ellipses
remorse - deep regret for wrongdoing; guilt; self-reproach