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conduit - aqueduct; passageway for fluids
dolt - slow-thinking stupid person; CF. dull
obstinate - stubborn; hard to control or treat; Ex. obstinate cough; N. obstinacy
pastoral - rural; of rural life; idyllic; of a pastor
potential - expressing possibility; latent; N: capacity for growth
embark - commence; go on board a boat; begin a journey
grandiloquent - (of a person or speech) using high sounding or important-sounding language; pompous; bombastic
precipitous - steep; overhasty; precipitate
marshal - put in order; guide ceremoniously to the correct place; Ex. marshal the children into the museum; N: military officer; official
harrowing - agonizing; distressing; traumatic; V. harrow: break up and level (soil) with a harrow; inflict great distress on; agonize; N: farming machine to break up the earth