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non sequitur

[n] an inference/conclusion that doesn't follow from facts/premises

narcissism

[n] excessive self-love, absorption in oneself

labyrinth

[n] bewildering maze, any confusing/complicated stituation

fulsome

[adj] offensively insincere/excessive; disgusting, sickening

augur

[v] to predict, forshadow, bode; [n] a prophet/seer

impinge

[v] to encroach, intrude, or infringe upon; to make an impression on; to strike against/collide with violent

apposite

[adj] appropiate, suitable; apt.

debilitate

[v] to make weak/feeble, incapacitate

vagary

[n] unpredictable, erratic, or seemingly purposeless action, occurance, or notion

xenophobia

[n] undue or unreasonable fear, hatred, or contempt of foreigners/strangers/or what is foreign/strange

viable

[adj] capable of living/developing under normal circumstances; practical, feasible

rapport

[n] close and harmonious relationship of mutal trust/affinity

pastiche

[n] dramatic, musical, or literary work made of bits and pieces from other sources; a medley; imitation; hodge podge

utilitarian

[adj] stressing practicality over other considerations; relating to belief that what's good/desirable is determined purely by usefulness

precarious

[adj] very uncertain/unstable; dangerous/risky; dependent on & liable to be lost at will of another

parsimonious

[adj] excessively frugal, misery, stingy

classify

[v] to arrange/organize into categories; to limit the availability of (something) to authorized person

expound

[v] to explain in detail

immaculate

[adj] spotless, pure; without blemish/fault

bromide

[n] platitude, cliche, a trite or commonplace remark; a boring, unoriginal person; a sedative; any compound or bromine and another element (such as sodium bromide, NaBr, or potassium bromide, KBr, both which acts as sedatives)

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