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emblazon - ornament richly (a shield or flag); N. emblazonment
prerogative - privilege; unquestionable right; CF. ask before
acquittal - deliverance from a charge; V. acquit: free from a charge or accusation; discharge from a duty; conduct (oneself) in a specified manner
seethe - be violently disturbed; boil; (of a liquid) move about wildly as if boiling; Ex. The nation was seething with discontent.
provenance - place of origin; origin or source of something; Ex. Gunpowder is of Chinese provenance; CF. come
replicate - reproduce; duplicate
stagnant - (of water) not flowing (often bad-smelling); motionless; stale; not developing; inactive; dull; Ex. stagnant industrial output
probity - uprightness; honesty; incorruptibility
representational - (of a style of art) showing things as they actually appear in real life
punctilious - minutely attentive (perhaps too much so) to fine points; stressing niceties of conduct or form; N. punctilio, punctiliousness: careful attention payed to every small exact detail