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intermittent
stopping and beginning again, sporadic
moot
open to discussion and debate, unresolved; to bring up for discussion; a hypothetical law case argued by students
motif
a principal idea, feature,theme, or element; a repeated or dominant figure in a design
neophyte
a new convert, beginner, novice
perspicacity
keenness in observing and understanding
plenary
complete in all aspects or essentials; absolute; attended by all qualified members
surveillance
a watch kept over a person; careful, close, and disciplined observation
sylvan
pertaining to or characteristic of forests; living or located in a forest; wooded, woody
testy
easily irritated; characterized by impatience and exasperation
travesty
a grotesque or grossly inferior imitation; a disguise, espcecially the clothing of the opposite sex; to ridicule by imitating in a broad or burlesque fashion