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elicit - draw out fact or information (by discussion or from someone)
brevity - conciseness; shortness of duration
gloss_over - explain away with the intention of deceiving or hiding faults
gastronomy - art and science of preparing and serving good food; CF. gastronome
stratum - layer of earth's surface; layer of society; PL. strata
kismet - fate; destiny; Ex. Kismet is the Arabic word for fate.
pedigree - ancestry; lineage
incarnation - act of assuming a human body and human nature; one who personifies something; personification; Ex. previous incarnation/reincarnation
beneficial - helpful; useful; advantageous
distant - reserved or aloof; cold in manner; Ex. distant greeting; ADV. distantly