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Paean

A song of praise, joy or triumph

Schism

A formal split within a group or organization, usually into hostile factions

Mountebank

A trickster, a swindler, a charlatan

Enclave

An enclosed district, region or area inhabited by a particular group of people

Quizzical

Puzzled, mocking, odd

Interstice

A small, narrow space between two things or parts of things

therapeutic

Having the power to heal or cure, beneficial

Pragmatic

Practical

Icons

An image, symbol, emblem; an idol

Bowdlerize

To censor

Cozen

To trick, cheat, or swindle

Virtuoso

A brilliant performer; a person with mastery skill or technique

Plethora

Overfullness, super abundance

Gratis

Free, without charge

Forte

A person's strong point, what a person does best

Condecend

To come down, to stoop voluntarily to a lower level

Rapacity

Inordinate greed, the disposition to obtain one's desires by force

Persiflage

Lighthearted joking, talk or writing

Ancillary

Subordinate, supplementary

Macrocosm

The universe considered as a whole; the entire complex structure

Myria

Many

Tachy

Quick

Fiss

Split

Cumu

Heaped

Meteor

High