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vantage - position giving an advantage (such as a strategic point); CF. vantagepoint
geriatrics - medical treatment and care of old age
canny - shrewd in money matters; thrifty
discursive - (of a person or writing) digressing; rambling (without any clear plan)
brand - trademark; mark burned on the hide of an animal; mark burned into the flesh of criminals; mark of disgrace; V: mark with a brand; give a lasting bad name; stigmatize; Ex. The press branded him a liar.
impenetrable - not able to be pierced or entered; beyond understanding; impossible to understand; Ex. impenetrable mystery
solemnity - seriousness; gravity
compromise - adjust or settle by making mutual concessions; endanger the interests or reputation of; put into danger, disrepute, or a dishonorable position; Ex. compromise one's principle; N.
windfall - fallen fruit; unexpected lucky event
saga - Scandinavian myth; any legend; long heroic narrative