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retrospective - looking back on the past; N. retrospection; V. retrospect
champion - support militantly; fight for; N: person who fights for or supports strongly (a principle, movement, person, etc.)
obsequy - funeral ceremony
disperse - scatter; Ex. disperse the cloud/crowd
welter - wallow (as in mud or high seas); lie soaked (as in blood); Ex. The victims weltered in their blood.
brawny - muscular; having well-developed muscles
missive - letter; written statement; CF. sent
abridge - condense or shorten
afterlife - life after death; later part of one's life
fluted - having vertical parallel grooves (as in a pillar); V. flute: make long parallel inward curves in; N. flute: long rounded groove incised on the shaft of a column