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::: spectral - ghostly; N. specter: spectre; ghost; phantom
::: heckler - person who verbally harasses others; V. heckle: verbally harass as with gibes (by interrupting a speaker or speech)
::: nebulous - vague; hazy; cloudy; of a nebula; Ex. nebulous proposal
::: obelisk - tall column tapering(becoming gradually narrower toward the end) and ending in a pyramid
::: affirmation - positive assertion; confirmation; solemn pledge by one who refuses to take an oath; V. affirm; ADJ. affirmative; CF. affirmative action: positive discrimination
::: acute - (of the senses) sharp; quickly perceptive; keen; penetrating; brief and severe; Ex. acute sense of smell/analysis/pain
::: elegy - poem or song expressing lamentation (for the dead); ADJ. elegiacal, elegiac
::: jargon - language used by special group; technical terminology; gibberish; nonsensical or incoherent talk
::: inalienable - not to be taken away; nontransferable; Ex. inalienable rights
::: whit - small amount; smallest speck; Ex. not a whit of