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periphery - outside edge especially of a round surface; perimeter; Ex. periphery of the town
herbivorous - grain-eating; CF. herbivore
gracious - kind in a generous way (to someone less important)
tactful - careful no to cause offence; OP. tactless
brood - sit on in order to hatch; think deeply or worry anxiously; N: the young of certain animals; group of young birds hatched at one time
lectern - reading desk or stand for a public speaker
cabal - small group of persons secretly united to promote their own interests
scaffold - temporary platform for workers (to work at heights above the ground); bracing framework; platform for execution
superficial - of the surface; not deep; shallow; not thorough; trivial; Ex. superficial analysis/knowledge
deranged - insane