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convene - come together; assemble; call to meet; Ex. convene the council
receptive - quick or willing to receive (ideas, suggestions, etc.); Ex. receptive to the proposal
projectile - missile; fired or thrown object (such as stone or bullet)
penance - self-imposed punishment for sin; Ex. do penance for one's sins; CF. penitent
enliven - make lively or spirited; animate
prognosis - forecasted course of a disease; prediction; CF. prognostic
motif - theme; recurrent thematic element in a musical or literary work; single or repeated pattern; figure
caprice - whim; sudden change of mind without any real cause
cantata - story set to music to be sung by a chorus (shorter than an oratorio)
skirmish - minor fight; minor battle in war; V.