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respiration - breathing; exhalation; ADJ. respiratory
ebullient - showing excitement; overflowing with enthusiasm; boiling; N. ebullience; N. ebullition: state of boiling
germinal - pertaining to a germ; creative; Ex. germinal idea
intellect - higher mental powers; person of great intellectual ability
lucid - easily understood; clear; intelligible; N. lucidity
alimony - payments made regularly to an ex-spouse after divorce
sinecure - well-paid position with little responsibility; CF. sine cure: without care; CF. San Serif
hinterlands - back country; inner part of a country; OP. foreland
crochet - make (a piece of needlework) by looping thread with a hooked needle; N. CF. crotchet
tortuous - winding; full of curves; Ex. tortuous mountain road