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elastic - able to spring back into shape; quick to recover (as from disappointment); able to adapt to change; Ex. elastic plans; N: elastic material
context - writings preceding and following the passage quoted; circumstance in which an event occurs
inchoate - (of desire, wish, plan) recently begun; not explicit; at the beginning of development; rudimentary; elementary; Ex. inchoate mass
mirth - merriment; laughter
paean - song of praise or joy; Ex. paeans celebrating the victory
vituperative - abusive; scolding; V. vituperate: berate; scold; rail against abusively
encipher - encode; convert a message into code; put into cipher
solicit - entreat; request earnestly; seek to obtain; Ex. solicit votes; CF. solicitor: one who solicits; chief law officer
intermediary - intermediate; acting as a mediator; N: mediator; go-between
philatelist - stamp-collector; N. philately: stamp collecting