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catalyst - agent which brings about a chemical change while it remains unaffected and unchanged; CF. catalysis
legacy - gift made by a will; something handed down from an ancestor
tacit - understood (without actually being expressed); not put into words; Ex. tacit agreement
comatose - in a coma; extremely sleepy
swarthy - (of a skin or complexion) dark; dusky; Ex. swarthy Italian ?
condole - express condolences; N. condolence: sympathy for someone who has experienced great sorrow
prong - pointed projecting part
choreography - art of representing dances in written symbols; arrangement of dances
overbearing - bossy; domineering and arrogant; decisively important; Ex. overbearing manner/importance; V. overbear: dominate
graze - (of an animal) feed on growing grass; cause (an animal) to feed on grass; scrape (esp. the skin) or touch lightly in passing; brush; Ex. We can't graze the cattle till summer; N: surface wound