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diadem - crown
conspire - take part in a conspiracy; (of events) work together; combine; Ex. Events conspired to produce great difficulties.
residual - remaining; left over; of a residue; N: residue
fledgling - (fledgeling) inexperienced; N: young bird that has acquired wing feathers and is learning to fly; inexperienced person
finicky - too particular; fussy; difficult to please; too concerned with unimportant details or quality; Ex. finicky about her food
rivet - metal pin used for fastening metal plates together; V: fasten with a rivet; engross
dismember - cut into small parts; cut (a body) apart limb from limb
effusion - pouring forth; unrestrained outpouring of feeling; V. effuse: pour out; ADJ. effusive: pouring forth; gushing
euphemism - mild expression in place of an unpleasant one; ADJ. euphemistic
expropriate - take possession of (often for public use and without payment)