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lottery - contest in which winners are selected in a drawing of lots
premise - assumption; postulate; proposition upon which an argument is based
forerunner - predecessor; one that comes before and indicates the approach of another
incidental - not essential; minor; N: something incidental
leaven - add leaven to; cause to rise or grow lighter; enliven; N: agent, such as yeast, that causes dough to rise (by fermentation); element that lightens or enlivens
requiem - mass for the dead; dirge
irretrievable - impossible to recover or regain; CF. retrieve
writhe - twist in coils; contort in pain
luminous - shining (esp. in the dark); issuing light; Ex. luminous paint/road signs
blemish - mar; spoil the beauty or perfection of; N: flaw or defect (that spoils perfection); Ex. blemishes in the crystal; CF. unblemished