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propitious - favorable; auspicious; advantageous; fortunate; Ex. propitious day/sign
monochromatic - having only one color
unanimity - complete agreement; ADJ. unanimous
capillary - having a very fine bore; resembling a hair; fine and slender; Ex. capillary attraction; N: very fine hairlike tube; CF. capillarity
legacy - gift made by a will; something handed down from an ancestor
contumacious - stubborn and disobedient; resisting authority (esp. disobedient to an order made by a court)
introspective - looking within oneself; N. introspection: self-examination
betroth - become engaged to marry
vanguard - forerunners; foremost position of an army; advance forces; foremost position in a trend or movement; CF. rearguard
apogee - highest point; the point farthest from the earth; OP. perigee