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bleak - cold or cheerless; frigid; unlikely to be favorable; depressing
actuarial - calculating; pertaining to insurance statistics
impair - injure; hurt; damage
prosaic - lacking in imagination; dull and unimaginative; matter-of-fact(concerned with facts, not imagination or feelings); factual; CF. prose
kudos - honor; glory; acclaim or praise for exceptional achievement
Occident - the West
subtlety - perceptiveness; ingenuity; delicacy; ADJ. subtle: delicate; so slight as to be difficult to detect; able to make fine distinctions; clever; Ex. subtle mind/differences in meaning
gerontocracy - government ruled by old people
rotunda - circular building or hall covered with a dome
rustle - make slight sounds like silk moving or being rubbed together