As I traveled along my research journey, I made some new verbal friends. How many (honestly) do you know?
Dichotomy – Division or contrast between, two things, opposed for being different.
Trammel – Imprison, restrict, freedom.
Usurp – Overtake. To take by force.
Pastiche – Hodge-podge or imitation.
Teutonic – A Germanic tribe that was based in and around Denmark.
Vicissitudes – Alternations to Opposites.
Taxonomy – Is the science of identifying and naming species. Sub-divide into logical groups.
Chiaroscuro – Light and shade in drawings.
Apotropaic – Having the power to avert bad influences.
Impetus – The drive, a moving force.
Raison d’être – Means purpose that justifies a things exsistance.
Primordial – Original, beginning.
Vis-à-vis – In relation to, as compared with.
Ubiquitous – Found everywhere.
Morphologically – Shape, form and structure.
Modicum – A small quantity or portion.
Intrinsic – Belonging naturally.
Disseminated – Spread or disperse widely.
Epochs – The beginning of a distinctive period or particular era.
Predilections – In favour of, preference.