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acclamation
(n.) ovation, a shout of welcome
bucolic
(adj.) rural, rustic
calumniate
(v.) to slander
chary
(adj.) extremely cautious
collusion
(n.) conspiracy
dilettante
(n.) a dabbler in the arts
imperturbable
(adj.) emotionally steady
increment
(n.) increase
mandate
(n.) an authoritative command
(v.) to issure such an order
paltry
(adj.) inferior, measly, meager
paroxysm
(n.) a spasm, convulsion
pedantry
(n.) a pretentious display of knowledge
peregrination
(n.) the act of traveling
redolent
(adj.) smelling strongly, tending to arouse memories
refulgent
(adj.) shining, radiant
shibboleth
(n.) an expression that distinguishes a particular group of persons from all others
tyro
(n.) neophyte
unremitting
(adj.) not stopping
vacillate
(v.) to waver weakly in mind or will
vituperative
(adj.) harshly abusive