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cede - yield (title or territory) to (esp. after losing a war); surrender formally; N. cession
itinerant - wandering; traveling from place to place (to perform work); Ex. itinerant preacher
pragmatic - practical (as opposed to idealistic); concerned with practical worth or impact of something; Ex. pragmatic test of the skill
madrigal - pastoral song; song for several singers without instruments
glut - overstock; fill beyond capacity (with food); fill to excess; N: oversupply
schism - division into factions (esp. within a religious body); split
ubiquitous - being everywhere; omnipresent; N. ubiquity
blemish - mar; spoil the beauty or perfection of; N: flaw or defect (that spoils perfection); Ex. blemishes in the crystal; CF. unblemished
odyssey - long, eventful, adventurous journey
ossify - change or harden into bone; become hard and unchanging in one's ideas