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Orthodox
(adj) adhering to a traditional, established faith, or to anything customary or commonly accepted
Oscillate
(v) swing back and forth; waver, change one's mind
Outstrip
(v) surpass, exceed; be larger or better than; leave behind
Overshadow
(v) cast a shadow over, darken; dominate, make to seem less important
Paradigm
(n) model or pattern; worldview, set of shared assumptions, values, etc.
Paradox
(n) contradiction, or seeming contradiction that is actually true
Pariah
(n) social outcast, untouchable
Partial
(adj) biased, prejudiced, favoring one over the others; having a special liking for something or someone (usually partial to)
Partisan
(adj, n) devoted to a particular group, cause, etc. (adj); fervent supporter of a group, party, idea, etc.; guerilla fighter (noun)
Patent
(adj, n) obvious, apparent, plain to see (adj); a letter from the government guaranteeing an inventor rights to his or her invention (noun)
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