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stanch - stop or check flow of blood; Ex. stanch the gushing wound
ensconce - settle comfortably; place comfortably (in a secure place)
ligneous - like wood
memento - token; reminder of the past; keepsake; Ex. memento of your visit
rousing - lively; inducing excitement; stirring; V. rouse: waken; arouse from sleep or depression; excite; stir up
burlesque - give an imitation that ridicules; imitate mockingly
pseudonym - pen name; fictitious name assumed by an author; ADJ. pseudonymous
amalgamate - (of societies or groups) combine; unite in one body
intractable - unruly; difficult to manage; Ex. intractable problem/child
desultory - aimless; haphazard; digressing at random