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acclivity - sharp upslope of a hill; OP. declivity
germane - pertinent; bearing upon(having connection with) the case at hand; appropriate
definitive - most reliable; authorative and complete; that cannot be improved; conclusive; decisive; definite; Ex. definitive decision by the supreme court
whimsical - capricious; fanciful; amusingly strange
sleight - dexterity; CF. sleight of hand: legerdemain; quickness of the hands in doing tricks
histrionic - theatrical; excessively dramatic or emotional; affected; of actors or acting; N. histrionics: histrionic behavior
cloister - monastery or convent
representational - (of a style of art) showing things as they actually appear in real life
abash - embarrass
rousing - lively; inducing excitement; stirring; V. rouse: waken; arouse from sleep or depression; excite; stir up