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spectral - ghostly; N. specter: spectre; ghost; phantom
sedulous - diligent; assiduous; paying attention; N. sedulity
paramount - foremost in importance; supreme; CF. para-: beyond; above; Ex. paranormal
leonine - like a lion
annex - attach; add to a large thing; take possession of; incorporate (territory) into a larger existing political unit (by force); N: building added to a large one
pendant - (pendent) hanging down from something; pending; N: ornament (hanging from a necklace etc.)
fundamental - basic; primary; essential
subdue - less intense; quieter; Ex. subdued lighting; Ex. subdue: conquer; make less intense; quiet; Ex. subdue one's anger
vituperative - abusive; scolding; V. vituperate: berate; scold; rail against abusively
gesticulation - motion; gesture; V. gesticulate: make gestures (while speaking)