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n.—a person who dissents (in the sense of rejecting the ideas or dogma of), as from an established church, political party, or majority opinion.
n.—the center of public attention, interest, observation, or notoriety (from a light used to spotlight something on stage).
adj.—pertaining to the body of doctrine or belief that guides an individual, social movement, institution, class, or large group.
adj.—pertaining to an organization operating as, in place of, or as a supplement to a regular military force.
n.— something that incites to action or greater effort, as a reward offered for increased productivity.
adj.—dominated or characterized by materialistic pursuits or concerns.
pivotal adj.--of vital or critical importance.
n.—the underlying theoretical principles of a subject or field of inquiry; the branch of philosophy that treats of first principles.
adj.—pertaining to the underlying theoretical principles of a subject or field of inquiry; pertaining to the branch of philosophy that treats of first principles.
n.-- the illicit buying and selling of goods in violation of legal price controls, rationing, etc.; a place where such activity is carried on.
n.--the entire stock of skills, techniques, or devices used in a particular field or occupation.
n.--a person who wanders about idly and has no permanent home or employment; vagabond; tramp.
adj.--Of, relating to, or manifesting behavior that is habitual, maladaptive, and compulsive.
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