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residue - remainder; balance
capsize - (of a boat) turn over
embroider - decorate with needlework; ornament (a story) with fancy or fictitious details; embellish
repose - resting; state of being at rest; calmness; V: lie at rest; relax; put or place; Ex. repose our hopes in a single man
treatise - article treating a subject systematically and thoroughly
gnome - dwarf; underground spirit who guards treasure hoards
magnate - person of prominence or influence; powerful or influential person (in business or industry); Ex. oil magnate
acrimonious - stinging; caustic; bitter in words or manner; N. acrimony: bitter ill-natured animosity in speech or behavior
catcall - shout of disapproval or displeasure (made at the theater or a sports match); boo; V.
chronicle - report; record (in chronological order)