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jargon - language used by special group; technical terminology; gibberish; nonsensical or incoherent talk
ruminant - animal that ruminates; ADJ.
imbecility - weakness of mind; state of being an imbecile; N. imbecile: stupid person; fool
contingent - dependent on something uncertain or in the future; conditional; happening by chance; accidental; N: a group of soldiers, ships to a larger force; CF. contingency: future event that may or may not occur; possibility; Ex. prepare for every contingency
moribund - dying; at the point of death; CF. death
monastic - related to monks or monasteries; removed from worldly concerns
misogynist - hater of woman; CF. misogyny
aspirant - seeker after position or status
atavism - resemblance to remote ancestors rather than to parents; reversion to an earlier type; throwback; ADJ. atavistic
temporal - of time; not lasting forever; limited by time; temporary; secular; worldly