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grueling - exhausting; Ex. grueling marathon race
herald - messenger; sign of something to come; V: announce; proclaim; Ex. unheralded researcher
mishap - unfortunate accident
intolerant - not willing to accept ways of thinking different from one's own; CF. tolerant; CF. tolerate
taper - very thin candle; gradual decrease in the width of a long object; V. make or become gradually narrower toward one end
irrelevant - not applicable; unrelated
latent - present but not yet noticeable or active; dormant; hidden; N. latency; CF. potential
dally - trifle with; toy with; treat without the necessary seriousness; procrastinate; waste time
compile - assemble; gather; accumulate; make (a report or a book) from facts and information found in various places; Ex. compile a dictionary
cornucopia - horn (or horn-shaped container) overflowing with fruit and grain; symbol of abundance; horn of plenty