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jargon - language used by special group; technical terminology; gibberish; nonsensical or incoherent talk
wither - (of a plant) dry up from loss of moisture; lose freshness; shrivel; decay
thespian - pertaining to drama; N: actor or actress
congruence - correspondence of parts; harmonious relationship; CF. congruity
urbane - suave; refined in manner; elegant
retain - keep; maintain possession of; employ (esp. a lawyer or advisor); N. retainer: servant; fee paid to retain an advisor
sidereal - relating to stars; Ex. sidereal day
fulminate - thunder; explode; issue a severe denunciation
indulge - yield to; gratify; allow oneself a special pleasure; Ex. indulge one's every whim/a child/in a big cigarette; N. indulgence
clipper - sailing vessel built for great speed