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herald - messenger; sign of something to come; V: announce; proclaim; Ex. unheralded researcher
shaving - very thin piece, usually of wood (cut from a surface with a sharp blade)
levitate - rise and float in the air (especially by magical means); CF. light
consensus - general agreement; opinion reached by a group
rapacious - voracious; ravenous; taking everything one can; excessively grasping; plundering; subsisting on live prey; Ex. rapacious birds
terminus - last stop of railroad; end
seasonal - of a particular season; Ex. seasonal rise in employment
celerity - speed; rapidity
causal - implying a cause-and-effect relationship; N. causality
figurative - not literal but metaphorical; using a figure(impression) of speech