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apparition - ghost; phantom
throng - crowd (of people or things); V.
glower - scowl; glare; look or stare angrily
citadel - fortress
emulate - imitate; rival; try to equal or excel (through imitation)
protagonist - leader or noticeable supporter of an idea; chief character in a play or story
holocaust - destruction by fire; CF. burnt whole; CF. Holocaust
altruistic - unselfishly generous; concerned for others; N. altiruism: unselfish concern for the welfare of others; unselfishness; OP. egoism
vanguard - forerunners; foremost position of an army; advance forces; foremost position in a trend or movement; CF. rearguard
occlude - shut; close; obstruct; Ex. A blood clot occluded an artery.