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::: poignancy - quality of being deeply moving; keenness of emotion; ADJ. poignant: touching; deeply moving; (of sorrow, grief, etc.) painful; keenly distressing to the mind; Ex. poignant memory/anxiety; CF. prick
::: opportune - timely; well-chosen
::: tautological - needlessly repetitious; Ex. ``It was visible to the eye''; N. tautology: needless repetition of the same sense; statement that is always true
::: conveyance - vehicle; transfer; act of conveying; Ex. public conveyance
::: growl - low, guttural, menacing sound (as of a dog)
::: figurine - small ornamental statuette(very small statue)
::: prescience - ability to foretell the future; knowledge of actions before they occur; ADJ. prescient
::: baleful - evil; malignant in intent or effect; deadly; having a malign influence; portending evil; ominous; threatening; Ex. baleful look
::: caucus - private meeting of a group of people in a political party to select officers or determine policy; CF. the Caucus club of Boston
::: orator - public speaker