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::: penumbra - partial shadow (in an eclipse); CF. almost shadow
::: haphazard - random; by chance; happening in an unplanned manner; Ex. haphazard growth of the town
::: discourse - serious speech, writing, or conversation; formal discussion (either written or spoken); conversation; V.
::: ascendancy - controlling influence; position of controlling influence; CF. in the ascendant
::: personable - attractive (in personality or appearance)
::: canto - division of a long poem
::: metrical - metric; written in the form of poetry; Ex. metrical translation of Homer
::: collage - work of art put together from fragments
::: misnomer - wrong or improper name; incorrect designation
::: pugilist - boxer; CF. pugilism: boxing