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debonair - (of men) friendly, charming, and fashionably dressed; aiming to please; CF. of good disposition
turgid - swollen; distended (as from liquid)
archives - public records; place where public records are kept
misnomer - wrong or improper name; incorrect designation
prescience - ability to foretell the future; knowledge of actions before they occur; ADJ. prescient
peripatetic - walking about from place to place (to work); moving; Ex. peripatetic school of philosophy
precept - practical rule guiding conduct; Ex. mother's precept
acquittal - deliverance from a charge; V. acquit: free from a charge or accusation; discharge from a duty; conduct (oneself) in a specified manner
gargantuan - huge; enormous; gigantic; CF. the hero of Gargantua and Pantagruel
cloister - monastery or convent