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obelisk - tall column tapering(becoming gradually narrower toward the end) and ending in a pyramid
putrescent - becoming putrid; putrefying
resourceful - clever and imaginative (in dealing with difficult situations); N. resource, resourcefulness
prominent - protruding(sticking out); conspicuous; notable; eminent
enduring - lasting; surviving; V. endure: bear (pain or suffering) for a long time; remain alive (in spite of difficulties); last; survive
dolt - slow-thinking stupid person; CF. dull
exact - demand and obtain by force; Ex. exact a promise from him; N. exaction
philatelist - stamp-collector; N. philately: stamp collecting
retrospective - looking back on the past; N. retrospection; V. retrospect
ungainly - (of someone) awkward in movement; clumsy; (of something) unwieldy; Ex. ungainly dancer/instrument