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orthodox - traditional; (of someone) conservative in belief; adhering to an established doctrine
impermeable - impervious; not permitting passage through its substance; impossible to permeate
manipulate - operate with one's hands; control or play upon (people, forces, etc.) artfully; maneuver; Ex. how to manipulate publicity and men; ADJ. manipulative
bugaboo - bugbear; object of baseless terror
alluvial - pertaining to soil deposits left by running water
gloss - brief explanation note or translation of a difficult expression; V.
labile - likely to change; unstable; Ex. emotionally labile; N. lability
felicitous - (of a word or remark) apt; suitably expressed; well chosen
demographic - related to population balance; N. demography: statistical study of human population
schism - division into factions (esp. within a religious body); split