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::: plenary - (of power) complete; full; fully attended by all qualified members; Ex. plenary power
::: freebooter - pirate or plunderer who makes war in order to grow rich
::: sentient - capable of sensation and conscious; aware; sensitive; Ex. sentient creature; N. sentience
::: seminal - related to seed or semen; germinal; creative; providing a basis for further development; influencing future developments; Ex. seminal research in a new field
::: poignancy - quality of being deeply moving; keenness of emotion; ADJ. poignant: touching; deeply moving; (of sorrow, grief, etc.) painful; keenly distressing to the mind; Ex. poignant memory/anxiety; CF. prick
::: amenable - obedient; compliant; readily managed; responsive; willing to be led; answerable or accountable legally; responsible; able to be tested by; Ex. amenable to sensible suggestions; Ex. He is very amenable; Ex. amenable to the usual tests
::: distinction - honor; excellence; difference; contrast; discrimination; Ex. graduated with distinction; Ex. a writer of real distinction
::: compensatory - making up for; repaying
::: clasp - hold firmly within arms
::: titillate - tickle; excite pleasantly; Ex. not to titillate the audience but to enlighten it