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haunt - (of a spirit) visit (a place); come to mind continually; visit (a place) regularly; frequent; Ex. haunted house; Ex. haunted by his last words; N: place much frequented
somnolent - half asleep; drowsy; N. somnolence
ingenious - marked by inventive skill; clever; resourceful; N. ingenuity
metaphysical - pertaining to speculative philosophy; of metaphysics; N. metaphysics: branch of philosophy that examines the nature of reality
chauvinist - blindly devoted patriot; zealous adherent of a group, cause, or sex; ADJ. chauvinistic; CF. chauvinism; Nicolas Chauvin
friction - clash or conflict in opinion; rubbing against
catalyst - agent which brings about a chemical change while it remains unaffected and unchanged; CF. catalysis
parsimony - stinginess; excessive frugality; ADJ. parsimonious
saturate - soak thoroughly; imbue; impregnate; charge; fill to capacity
explicate - explain in detail; interpret; clarify; CF. explicable