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::: abnegation - renunciation; self-sacrifice; self-abnegation
::: universal - characterizing or affecting all; general; present everywhere; of the universe; cosmic; Ex. universal agreement; Ex. a subject of universal interest
::: evoke - call forth (memory or feeling); Ex. That old film evoked memories of my childhood; N. evocation
::: lachrymose - producing tears; tearful
::: carrion - rotting flesh of a dead body; CF. vulture
::: exhilarating - invigorating and refreshing; cheering; V. exhilarate: make cheerful and excited; Ex. exhilarated by the ride in the sports car
::: quizzical - curious; suggesting puzzlement (without saying); questioning; teasing; mocking; bantering; Ex. quizzical glance
::: grate - make a harsh noise; have an unpleasant effect; shred by rubbing against a rough surface; Ex. grated cheese N: framework of metal bars to hold fuel in a fireplace
::: inopportune - untimely; inappropriate or ill-timed; poorly chosen
::: ventral - abdominal