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buoyant - able to float; cheerful and optimistic; N. buoyancy; Ex. buoyancy of wood/water/American market
carnivorous - meat-eating; N. carnivore; CF. herbivore
ravage - devastate; plunder; despoil; Ex. crops ravaged by storms
fluency - smoothness of speech; ADJ. fluent
actuarial - calculating; pertaining to insurance statistics
enduring - lasting; surviving; V. endure: bear (pain or suffering) for a long time; remain alive (in spite of difficulties); last; survive
serendipity - gift for finding valuable things by accident; accidental good fortune or luck; CF. The Three Princes of Serendip
inflated - exaggerated; pompous; enlarged (with air or gas)
extenuate - weaken; mitigate; lessen the seriousness of (bad behavior)
outgoing - sociable; eager to mix socially with others