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fastidious - difficult to please; squeamish; fussy; finicky
retentive - holding; able to retain things (esp. facts in the mind); having a good memory
implore - beg
incursion - temporary invasion; CF. excursion: short journey
poignancy - quality of being deeply moving; keenness of emotion; ADJ. poignant: touching; deeply moving; (of sorrow, grief, etc.) painful; keenly distressing to the mind; Ex. poignant memory/anxiety; CF. prick
arrogance - pride; haughtiness; ADJ. arrogant: unpleasantly self-important (with a strong confidence in one's own importance and a lack of respect for other people)
dazzle - make blind with a sudden intense light; amaze; fill with wonder
narrative - related to telling a story; N: narrated account; story; V. narrate: tell (a story); CF. narration
innovation - change; something newly introduced; introduction of something new; V. innovate: begin or introduce (something new); be creative; ADJ. innovative
unwieldy - awkward (to carry or move); cumbersome; unmanageable