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sophistry - seemingly plausible but fallacious reasoning; sophism
prophylactic - used to prevent disease; N: something prophylactic; condom; N. prophylaxis: prevention of disease
canter - slow gallop; V. CF. trot
resolution - determination; resoluteness; ADJ. resolute: firm or determined in purpose
contest - dispute; argue about the rightness of; compete for; try to win; Ex. contest the election results; Ex. contest a seat in Parliament; N.
lunatic - insane; Ex. lunatic asylum
peddle - travel about selling (wares); CF. foot
anarchist - person who seeks to overturn the established government; advocate of abolishing authority
celerity - speed; rapidity
simile - comparison of one thing with another, using the word like or as