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vibrant - full of vigor or energy; vibrating
corrugated - wrinkled; ridged
rostrum - raised platform for speech-making; pulpit
penance - self-imposed punishment for sin; Ex. do penance for one's sins; CF. penitent
metrical - metric; written in the form of poetry; Ex. metrical translation of Homer
indices - signs; indications; Ex. indices of a student's potential; CF. index: something that reveals or indicates; sign; Ex. cost-of-living index
thwart - block or hinder; baffle; frustrate
demolition - destruction; V. demolish
canvass - determine or seek opinions, votes, etc.; go through (a region) to solicit votes or orders; conduct a survey; N.
macerate - soften by soaking in liquid; waste away; Ex. macerate powdered wood to make paper