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historical - connected with history; based on events in history (whether regarded as important or not)
stamina - power of endurance; strength; staying power
volatile - changeable; of a quickly changing nature (as of temper); mercurial; tending to violence; evaporating rapidly; Ex. volatile character/situation in the street
scabbard - case for a sword blade; sheath
headfirst - moving with the head leading; headlong
scapegoat - someone who bears the blame for others; whipping boy; CF. escape+goat
fauna - animals of a period or region; CF. flora
gargantuan - huge; enormous; gigantic; CF. the hero of Gargantua and Pantagruel
potable - suitable for drinking; drinkable
peroration - conclusion of an oration; perorating; V. perorate: conclude a speech; speak at great length