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meter - arrangement of words in the form of poetry (by accentual rhythm)
rampart - defensive mound of earth
vogue - popular fashion; Ex. Jeans became the vogue.
epicure - connoisseur of food and drink; gourmet; ADJ. epicurean; CF. Epicurus
supernumerary - person or thing excess of what is necessary; extra; ADJ: additional to the usual or necessary number
imbalance - lack of balance or symmetry; disproportion
retain - keep; maintain possession of; employ (esp. a lawyer or advisor); N. retainer: servant; fee paid to retain an advisor
relegate - put into a lower or worse place; banish to an inferior position; delegate; assign; Ex. relegate the old furniture to the children's room; Ex. relegated to the second division
perspicacious - (of someone) having insight; penetrating; astute
lumber - move heavily or clumsily; Ex. The bear lumbered through the woods; N: timber