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legacy - gift made by a will; something handed down from an ancestor
expenditure - payment or expense; expending; something expended; output; Ex. receipt for the expenditure; Ex. expenditure of all the energy
pragmatic - practical (as opposed to idealistic); concerned with practical worth or impact of something; Ex. pragmatic test of the skill
vivacious - lively or animated; sprightly
adjourn - suspend until a later time; move from one place to another
surmount - overcome
pulpit - raised platform used in preaching (in a church)
pigment - coloring matter (usually powder to be mixed with water or oil)
dorsal - relating to the back of an animal; Ex. dorsal fin
dismember - cut into small parts; cut (a body) apart limb from limb