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frond - fern leaf; palm or banana leaf
ample - enough; abundant; spacious; large in size; Ex. ample opportunity/garden; N. amplitude: quality of being ample; abundance; largeness of space
apocryphal - (of a story) widely believed but untrue
latent - present but not yet noticeable or active; dormant; hidden; N. latency; CF. potential
collate - examine and compare in order to verify authenticity; arrange in order (the sheets of a book before they are bound)
vitiate - spoil the effect of; make inoperative; corrupt morally
slack - moving slowly; sluggish; inactive; (of a rope) loose; negligent; lax; Ex. slack season; Ex. slack in one's work; N. V.
brackish - somewhat saline
misogynist - hater of woman; CF. misogyny
matriarch - woman who rules a family or larger social group