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::: gnarled - twisted
::: repress - hold back (the natural expression of); restrain; crush; oppress; Ex. repressed child; Ex. repress a laugh/rebellion
::: waft - move gently (in air or in seas) by wind or waves; Ex. leaves wafting past the window
::: catharsis - purging or cleansing of any passage of the body; purging and weakening of strong emotions as a result of experiencing a dramatic work of art
::: dawdle - loiter; hang around; waste time doing nothing
::: numismatist - person who collects coins; N. numismatics: study or collection of money, coins, and medals
::: rivulet - small stream; CF. rill < rivulet < river
::: glean - gather leavings; gather grain left behind by reapers; gather bit by bit (facts or information) often with difficulty
::: promontory - headland
::: effete - having lost one's original power; barren; worn out; exhausted