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atypical - not normal; not typical
subsequent - following in time or order; later
abstract - theoretical; not concrete; nonrepresentational
apocalyptic - prophetic; pertaining to revelations especially of disaster; N. apocalypse
debutante - young woman making formal entrance into society
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
nugatory - worthless; futile
mettle - courage (to continue bravely in spite of difficulties); spirit; ADJ. mettlesome
frock - long loose garment (worn by monks)
corpus - collection (of writings or information); Ex. the corpus of Shakespear's works; Cf. corpse