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tirade - long angry denunciatory speech; diatribe; harangue; extended scolding; denunciation
pomposity - self-important behavior; acting like a stuffed shirt(pompous person); ADJ. pompous: self-important
ecologist - person concerned with the interrelationship between living organisms and their environment; person concerned with the detrimental effects of human civilization on the environment; CF. ecology
laity - laypersons; laymen; persons not connected with the clergy
immobility - state of being immovable
hieroglyphic - picture writing; ADJ.
maudlin - effusively sentimental
attenuate - make thin; weaken
latent - present but not yet noticeable or active; dormant; hidden; N. latency; CF. potential
pedant - scholar who overemphasizes book learning, trivial details of learning, or technicalities