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testator - maker of a will; CF. testatrix
effervescence - inner excitement or exuberance; showing high spirits; emitting bubbles forming inside; bubbling from fermentation or carbonation; ADJ. effervescent; V. effervesce
cavalcade - procession of riders or horse-drawn carriages; parade; CF. cavalry
earthly - of this earth; terrestrial; worldly; not divine; possible; Ex. no earthly reason
indecision - irresolution; inability to make up one's mind
slough - (of a snake) shed or cast off (dead outer skin); N: outer layer that is shed
potential - expressing possibility; latent; N: capacity for growth
functional - made for practical use only (without decoration); functioning; Ex. functional modern furniture; CF. functionalism
entrepreneur - businessperson (who assumes the risk of a business venture); contractor; ADJ. entrepreneurial
untenable - (of a position, esp. in an argument) indefensible; not able to be maintained