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Elysium - place or condition of bliss
superficial - of the surface; not deep; shallow; not thorough; trivial; Ex. superficial analysis/knowledge
fleet - fast; rapid; N. ADJ. fleeting: passing quickly; ephemeral
perforate - pierce; put a hole through
timorous - fearful; timid; demonstrating fear
condole - express condolences; N. condolence: sympathy for someone who has experienced great sorrow
avuncular - of or like an uncle
pare - cut away the outer covering or skin of (with a knife); trim; Ex. pare apples/expenses
provocative - arousing anger or sexual interest; annoying; Ex. provocative in tight jeans; V. provoke: incite to anger; cause (an unpleasant action or feeling); N. provocation
ostensible - apparent; appearing as such; professed(pretended); pretended; Ex. ostensible purpose of the expedition