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flinch - hesitate; shrink back (in fear of something unpleasant); Ex. She did not flinch in the face of danger.
upshot - outcome; final result
environ - enclose; surround; N. environs: surrounding area (as of a city)
fissure - crevice; crack
addendum - addition; appendix to book; something that is added (as at the end of a speech or book)
effulgent - shining brightly; brilliant
ordain - decree or command; grant holy orders; predestine; install as a minister, priest, or rabbi; N. ordainment; CF. ordination
adjutant - staff officer assisting the commander; assistant
inhibited - (of a person) unable to express what one really feels
duration - length of time something lasts