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brochure - pamphlet
acumen - mental keenness; sharpness of judgment; ability to judge quickly and well; Ex. business acumen
conjure - cause to appear by magic; summon (a devil or a spirit) by magical power; practice magic (esp. by very quick movement of the hands); evoke; conjure up: bring into the mind; Ex. The magician conjured a rabbit out of his hat.
spasmodic - fitful; periodic; of or like a spasm; N. spasm: sudden involuntary muscular contraction; sudden burst of energy or emotion
catapult - slingshot; hurling machine; V: fire from catapult
unctuous - oily; bland; insincerely suave
precipitous - steep; overhasty; precipitate
confine - shut in an enclosed space; restrict; keep within limits; N. confinement
mealymouthed - indirect in speech (when something unpleasant must be said); hypocritical; evasive
bereft - deprived of (something valuable); lacking