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::: scrutinize - examine closely and critically; N. scrutiny
::: bliss - complete happiness; ADJ. blissful
::: despise - look on with scorn; regard as worthless or distasteful; ADJ. despicable: contemptible
::: mnemonic - pertaining to memory; assisting the memory; N: device, such as as formula or rhyme, used as a mnemonic aid
::: seminal - related to seed or semen; germinal; creative; providing a basis for further development; influencing future developments; Ex. seminal research in a new field
::: prosper - become successful (esp. financially); thrive; grow well; Ex. children prospering under his care
::: sublime - causing deep feelings of wonder, joy, respect, etc.; exalted; noble and uplifting; utter
::: hallowed - blessed; consecrated; Ex. hallowed ground; V. hallow: set apart as holy
::: 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
::: cleave - split or sever; cling to; remain faithful to; N. cleavage; ADJ. cloven