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::: gist - essence; main point; substance
::: welter - confusion; turmoil; confused mass; bewildering jumble; Ex. welter of data
::: implacable - incapable of being pacified; impossible to appease; Ex. implacable enemy
::: attenuate - make thin; weaken
::: regent - a person who governs in place of a ruler who is ill, absent, or still a child; ADJ. Ex. the Prince regent
::: acclaim - applaud; praise; greet with great approval; announce with great approval; Ex. The new drung has been acclaimed as the most important discoveries for years; N: strong expression of approval and praise
::: bristling - rising like bristles; showing irritation
::: parquet - floor made of wood strips inlaid in a mosaic like matter; CF. strip: long narrow piece
::: stickler - perfectionist; person who insists things be exactly right
::: chronicle - report; record (in chronological order)