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stratified - divided into classes; arranged into strata; V. stratify
synthesis - combining parts or separate things into a whole; the whole so formed; PL. syntheses; V. synthesize
hazardous - dangerous
linger - loiter or dawdle; be slow in leaving; delay going; continue or persist; be slow to disappear; Ex. The smell lingered for days.
defiance - refusal to yield; resistance; V. defy; ADJ. defiant
fawning - courting favor by cringing and flattering; V. fawn: exhibit affection as a dog; seek favor or attention by obsequiousness
soothsayer - one who foretells the future
peddle - travel about selling (wares); CF. foot
taper - very thin candle; gradual decrease in the width of a long object; V. make or become gradually narrower toward one end
rescind - repeal; annul; cancel (a law, decision, or agreement)