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peruse - read through with care; N. perusal
horticultural - pertaining to cultivation of gardens; N. horticulture: science or art of cultivating fruits, vegetables, or ornamental plants; CF. agriculture: science or art of farming or growing crops
precursor - forerunner; predecessor
acclivity - sharp upslope of a hill; OP. declivity
equilibrium - balance of opposing forces; balance of the mind; equanimity
resound - (of a place) be filled with sound; (of a sound) sound loudly; sound back; echo; Ex. hall resounded with laughter
pundit - authority on a subject; expert; learned person
inquisitive - eager for knowledge; unduly curious
impregnable - invulnerable; impossible to capture or enter by force; Ex. impregnable fort/argument; CF. take
purported - alleged; claimed; reputed or rumored; Ex. purported Satanists