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dereliction - neglect of duty; abandonment
kindred - related; belonging to the same group; similar in nature or character; Ex. kindred languages; N: relative; kin; kinship
extraneous - not essential; irrelevant; superfluous; external; coming from the outside; Ex. extraneous details/noise/to the subject
optional - not compulsory; left to one's choice; N. option: act of choosing; choice; freedom or power to choose; something available as a choice; Ex. have no option; Ex. two options
cadence - rhythmic rise and fall (of words or sounds); beat; regular beat of sound; rhythm
rummage - ransack; thoroughly search
predecessor - former occupant of a post
dearth - scarcity
stoic - stoical; impassive; unmoved by joy or grief; N. CF. stoicism
nicety - precision; accuracy; minute distinction or difference; Ex. to a nicety: exactly; precisely; Ex. distinguish between niceties