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cogitate - think over; ponder
swathe - swath; wrap around; bandage; Ex. one's head swathed in bandages
pronounced - distinct; very noticeable; Ex. pronounced limp
calculated - deliberately planned; likely
amplify - increase in size or effect; expand; broaden or clarify by expanding; intensify; make stronger; Ex. amplify one's remarks with a graph
grotesque - fantastic; comically hideous; strange and unnatural (causing fear or amusement)
urbane - suave; refined in manner; elegant
microcosm - small representative world; world in miniature; Ex. microcosm of English society
apoplexy - stroke; loss of consciousness caused by too much blood in the brain
madrigal - pastoral song; song for several singers without instruments