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ethos - underlying character of a culture, group, etc.; character or ideas peculiar to a specific person, group, or culture; Ex. the company ethos
lumber - move heavily or clumsily; Ex. The bear lumbered through the woods; N: timber
narrative - related to telling a story; N: narrated account; story; V. narrate: tell (a story); CF. narration
schism - division into factions (esp. within a religious body); split
ruminate - chew over and over (mentally or, like cows, physically); mull over(ponder)
indeterminate - uncertain; not clearly fixed; indefinite
insensate - without feeling; lacking sense; foolish
nausea - feeling of sickness and desire to vomit; disgust; CF. seasickness
pedigree - ancestry; lineage
supererogatory - superfluous; more than needed or demanded