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whimsy - whim; tendency to behave amusingly strangely; Ex. story full of whimsy
incorporate - introduce something into a larger whole; include; embody; give material form to; ADJ.
sleeper - one that achieves unexpected success; something originally of little value or importance that in time becomes very valuable
pensive - dreamily or deeply thoughtful; sadly thoughtful; thoughtful with a hint of sadness; contemplative; CF. think over
nuance - shade of slight difference in meaning or color; subtle distinction
tablet - small round piece of medicine; flat piece of stone or metal bearing an inscription; Ex. stone tablet on the wall
ascendancy - controlling influence; position of controlling influence; CF. in the ascendant
straggle - stray or fall behind (a main group); spread out in a scattered group; Ex. straggling marathon racer; Ex. straggling branch
aerie - (aery,eyrie,eyry) nest of a large bird of prey
corrugated - wrinkled; ridged