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::: smattering - slight knowledge; small scattered number or amount; Ex. smattering of German
::: laggard - slow; sluggish; N: one who lags; straggler
::: conjure - cause to appear by magic; summon (a devil or a spirit) by magical power; practice magic (esp. by very quick movement of the hands); evoke; conjure up: bring into the mind; Ex. The magician conjured a rabbit out of his hat.
::: congruence - correspondence of parts; harmonious relationship; CF. congruity
::: resumption - taking up again; recommencement; V. resume: begin or take up again; take or occupy again; Ex. Kindly resume your seats.
::: vegetate - live in a monotonous way (without interests or activity); CF. vegetation: plants of an area; CF. vegetarian; CF. vegan
::: venerable - deserving high respect; commanding respect; CF. command: deserve and get
::: recurrent - occurring again and again
::: extort - wring from; get money by threats, etc.; obtain by force or threats; CF. extortionate: exorbitant
::: distant - reserved or aloof; cold in manner; Ex. distant greeting; ADV. distantly