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composed of elements drawn from various sources

The meaning of the word eclectic is composed of elements drawn from various sources.

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determinationa judicial decision settling and ending a controversy
haplesshaving no luck : unfortunate
insubordinationdisobedient to authority
touchingcapable of arousing emotions of tenderness or compassion
contraveneto go or act contrary to : violate
causticcapable of destroying or eating away by chemical action : corrosive
totterto move unsteadily : stagger
chroniclea historical account of events arranged in order of time usually without analysis or interpretation
panderto act as a pander
liquidateto determine by agreement or by litigation the precise amount of (indebtedness, damages, or accounts)