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::: institutionalize - make into an institution; put or confine in an institution
::: leniency - mildness; permissiveness; ADJ. lenient: not severe in judgment or punishment
::: posterity - descendants; future generations; Ex. go down to posterity; CF. posterior, anterior
::: plait - braid; interwine; interweave strands or lengths of; make by weaving strands together; Ex. plaited hair; N: braided length as of hair o fabric; CF. pigtail, ponytail
::: hubris - arrogance; excessive self-conceit
::: sanction - approve; ratify; N: permission; penalty intended to enforce compliance
::: solicitous - anxious; worried; concerned; eager; Ex. solicitous to do something; N. solicitude
::: manumit - emancipate; free from slavery or bondage
::: entourage - group of attendants; retinue; CF. surround
::: bravado - swagger; assumed air of defiance; false show of bravery