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maelstrom - violent whirlpool; violent or tublent situation; CF. stream
uncanny - strange; mysterious; Ex. uncanny knack
pitfall - hidden danger; concealed trap
effete - having lost one's original power; barren; worn out; exhausted
tempestuous - stormy; violent; impassioned; N. tempest: violent storm
avarice - greediness for wealth
obscure - dark; vague; unclear; not well known; Ex. obscure meaning/village; V: darken; cover; make unclear; Ex. obscure the moon/meaning
feign - pretend
assumption - something taken for granted; the taking over or taking possession of; Ex. her assumption of power; V. assume
cardinal - chief; most important; N: priest; cardinal number: number that shows quantity rather thatn order