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psychosomatic - of the influence of the mind on the body (esp. with respect to disease)
inroad - hostile invasion; advance that lessens the quantity or difficulty of something; Ex. The long illness made serious inroads on his savings; CF. raid
disembark - debark; go ashore (from a ship); unload cargo from a ship; CF. embark
impersonal - not being a person; not showing personal feelings; Ex. impersonal force/manner/organization
knell - tolling of a bell especially to indicate a funeral, disaster, etc.; sound of the funeral bell; V.
fulminate - thunder; explode; issue a severe denunciation
inflated - exaggerated; pompous; enlarged (with air or gas)
vendetta - blood feud (esp. between two families); CF. Nina Williams
regale - entertain
agility - nimbleness; ability to move quickly