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preternatural - beyond what is normal in nature; supernatural; Ex. preternatural strength/forces
blemish - mar; spoil the beauty or perfection of; N: flaw or defect (that spoils perfection); Ex. blemishes in the crystal; CF. unblemished
tangible - able to be touched; real; concrete; palpable; possible to realize or understand; Ex. tangible proof
protagonist - leader or noticeable supporter of an idea; chief character in a play or story
patrimony - property inherited from a father
sober - serious; solemn; not drunken; abstemious or temperate; V: make or become sober
cacophonous - discordant; inharmonious; N. cacophony: unpleasant mixture of loud sounds
commiserate - feel or express pity or sympathy for
volatile - changeable; of a quickly changing nature (as of temper); mercurial; tending to violence; evaporating rapidly; Ex. volatile character/situation in the street
prehensile - capable of grasping or holding (esp. by wrapping around); Ex. prehensile tails