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pervasive - spread throughout; V. pervade: (of smells, ideas, feelings) spread throughout; charge; permeate
distinction - honor; excellence; difference; contrast; discrimination; Ex. graduated with distinction; Ex. a writer of real distinction
immobility - state of being immovable
solicitor - lawyer in the lower court of law
forsake - desert; abandon; renounce
reticent - inclined to silence; uncommunicative; reserved; Ex. He was reticent about the reasons; N. reticence
truncate - cut the top off; shorten
iridescent - exhibiting rainbowlike colors; Ex. iridescent oil slick; N. iridescence
orthography - correct spelling; CF. ortho-: straight; correct; Ex. orthodontics
lexicographer - compiler of a dictionary; CF. lexicography: work of compiling a dictionary