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::: reminiscence - recollection; V. reminisce: recollect the past
::: rift - narrow opening in a large mass; break in a friendly relation; Ex. through a rift in the clouds; OP. reconcilation
::: paleontology - study of prehistoric life or fossils; CF. paleo-: ancient or prehistoric; Ex. paleography: study of ancient written documents
::: remorse - deep regret for wrongdoing; guilt; self-reproach
::: veer - change in direction; swerve
::: effrontery - rudeness without any sense of shame; shameless boldness; presumptousness; nerve; cheek
::: shoddy - made of inferior material; sham; not genuine; inferior; dishonest; Ex. shoddy goods/trick
::: apologist - one who writes in defense of a cause or institution; N. apologia
::: undertaker - funeral director; one whose business is to arrange burials
::: emulate - imitate; rival; try to equal or excel (through imitation)