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::: bereaved - deprived of (someone beloved through death)
::: beleaguer - besiege or attack (with an army); harass; beset
::: polemical - (polemic) aggressive in verbal attack; disputatious (rather than simply expressing opinions)
::: visceral - felt in one's inner organs; N. viscera: internal body organs; CF. eviscerate
::: vital - full of life; animated; vibrant and lively; critical; of great importance; necessary to stay alive; of life; living; breathing; N. vitality; V. vitalize
::: draught - current of air (through a room or to a fire); act of pulling roads; act of swallowing liquid or amount of liquid swallowed at a time
::: ascetic - practicing self-denial; avoiding physical pleasures and comforts; austere; Ex. ascetic life of Buddhist monks; N. asceticism
::: germinal - pertaining to a germ; creative; Ex. germinal idea
::: abridge - condense or shorten
::: poise - good judgment with composure; balance; V: place in a carefully balanced position