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herald - messenger; sign of something to come; V: announce; proclaim; Ex. unheralded researcher
underhand - (underhanded) done slyly and secretly (being dishonest)
propagate - increase in number by producing young; multiply; spread; Ex. Most plants propagate by seed; Ex. newspaper propagating their ideas
scrutinize - examine closely and critically; N. scrutiny
referendum - direct vote by all the people
quail - cower; shrink back in fear; lose heart
conclusive - decisive; ending all debate
contrive - invent or fabricate in a clever way (by improvisation); manage; Ex. contrive to attract his attention
primp - groom oneself with care; adorn oneself
incarnation - act of assuming a human body and human nature; one who personifies something; personification; Ex. previous incarnation/reincarnation