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centrifugal - radiating; departing from the center
recluse - hermit; loner; ADJ. reclusive
crux - essential or main point; Ex. the crux of the problem; ADJ. crucial: of deciding importance
gist - essence; main point; substance
pretext - excuse
optional - not compulsory; left to one's choice; N. option: act of choosing; choice; freedom or power to choose; something available as a choice; Ex. have no option; Ex. two options
conflagration - great fire
economy - efficiency or conciseness in using something; thrifty management of resources
remunerative - (of work) compensating; rewarding; profitable; well-paid; V. remunerate: reward; pay (someone) for work or trouble
dirge - funeral song; slow mournful piece of music (sung over a dead person)