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appropriate - acquire; take possession of for one's own use without permission; set aside for a particular purpose; allocate; CF. misappropriate
impassable - not able to be traveled or crossed
finale - conclusion; concluding part
retrieve - recover; put right; find and bring in; regain; Ex. retrieve the situation
torrid - (of weather) hot or scorching; passionate; Ex. torrid love affairs
maritime - bordering on(adjacent to) the sea; nautical; of the ships or the sea; Ex. Maritime Provinces
rakish - jaunty; stylish; sporty; morally corrupt; dissolute; Ex. He wore his hat at a rakish and jaunty angle.
saccharine - cloying sweet; characteristic of sugar or saccharin
comport - bear one's self; behave; Ex. comport oneself; N. comportment
mural - wall painting