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::: cantankerous - ill-humored; irritable
::: check - stop motion; curb or restrain
::: embellish - adorn; ornament; enhance as a story (by adding fictitious details)
::: corpuscle - red or white cell in the blood
::: retribution - deserved punishment for wrongdoing; punishment for offenses; compensation; vengeance; CF. pay back
::: lilliputian - extremely small; CF. Lilliput in Gulliver's Travels
::: sprightly - lively
::: firebrand - piece of burning wood; hothead; troublemaker; person who stirs up trouble
::: acoustics - science of sound; quality that makes a room easy or hard to hear in
::: effective - effectual; producing a strong response; striking; in operation; in effect; Ex. effective speech/photograph