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apocalyptic - prophetic; pertaining to revelations especially of disaster; N. apocalypse
quip - taunt; clever sarcastic remark; V.
impediment - hindrance; stumbling-block; speech defect preventing clear articulation; Ex. speech impediment
preamble - introductory statement
droll - queer and amusing
ingratiate - become popular with; bring (oneself) in favor of another; Ex. ingratiate himself with the boss
juncture - crisis; point in time; joining point; joint; act of joining
cauterize - burn (a wound or snakebite, etc.) with hot iron or caustic substance to stop bleeding and prevent infection
bane - posion; cause of ruin; ADJ. baneful: harmful; poisonous
maritime - bordering on(adjacent to) the sea; nautical; of the ships or the sea; Ex. Maritime Provinces