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recapitulate - summarize
lottery - contest in which winners are selected in a drawing of lots
argot - slang; speech spoken by only a small group of people
mire - entangle; stick in swampy ground; stick or sink in mire; N: bog; deep mud; Ex. sucked deeper into the mire
dilemma - situation that requires a choice between equally unfavorable options; problem; choice of two unsatisfactory alternatives
functionary - official (who performs a particular function)
agrarian - pertaining to land or its cultivation; Ex. agrarian reform
audit - examination of accounts of a business; official examination; V.
humanitarian - one devoted to the promotion of human welfare; CF. humanism
dogged - determined; stubborn; stubbornly persevering; tenacious; Ex. Inspector Javert's dogged pursuit of Jean Valjean