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affliction - state of distress; trial; cause of distress or suffering; V. afflict: inflict grievous suffering on
recount - narrate or tell (a story); count over again
inept - unsuited; inappropriate; lacking skill; incompetent; CF. inapt: (of statements or ideas) inappropriate
avalanche - great mass of falling snow and ice
potent - powerful; convincing; persuasive; greatly influential
gamely - in a spirited manner; with courage; Ex. fight gamely against a superior boxer; ADJ. game
redress - remedy; compensation; Ex. seek redress for the damage to your car; V: put right; remedy or rectify (a wrong); make amends for
undertaker - funeral director; one whose business is to arrange burials
implication - something hinted at or suggested; implying; implicating
fresco - painting on wet plaster (usually fresh)