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rally - come or bring together; call up or summon (forces, vital powers, etc.); revive or recuperate (after illness or difficulty); N: act of rallying; mass gathering
trickster - person who cheats people
climactic - relating to the highest point; N. climax; CF. climatic
dereliction - neglect of duty; abandonment
anthology - book of literary selections by various authors; CF. omnibus
understate - state with less truth than seems warranted by the facts; Ex. He understated the seriousness of the crime; N. understatement; OP. overstate
piquant - pleasantly tart-tasting; spicy; pleasantly stimulating; Ex. piquant situation when my old enemy asked for my help
humane - marked by kindness or consideration; kind and compassionate; humanitarian
synchronous - similarly timed; simultaneous with; occurring at the same time; V. synchronize
prototype - original work used as a model by others