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lumen - unit of light energy (one candle's worth)
antecedents - preceding events that influence what comes later; ancestors or early background
beatific - giving or showing bliss; blissful
cringe - shrink back as if in fear; cower
ephemeral - short-lived; fleeting
diatribe - bitter scolding or denunciation; invective; abuse
partial - incomplete; favoring one side over another; having a liking for something
headfirst - moving with the head leading; headlong
compelling - overpowering; irresistible in effect; holding one's attention; that compels one to do something; Ex. a compelling adventure story; V. compel
stipple - paint or draw with dots or short strokes