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philatelist - stamp-collector; N. philately: stamp collecting
spatial - relating to space
adapt - make or become suitable for a specific use; alter; modify; adjust; N. adaptation: act of adapting; composition recast into a new form; Ex. The play is an adaption of a short novel.
festive - joyous; celebratory; relating to a feast or festival
scuffle - struggle confusedly; move off in a confused hurry; N. CF. scuffling twins ?
meteoric - like a meteor; swift; momentarily brilliant; Ex. meteoric rise to fame; N. meteor
viscous - (of a liquid) thick and sticky; gluey; viscid; CF. consistency
zealot - one who is zealous; fanatic; person who shows excessive zeal
putrescent - becoming putrid; putrefying
contortions - twistings; distortions; V. contort: twist violently out of shape; CF. contortionist