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retentive - holding; able to retain things (esp. facts in the mind); having a good memory
rider - amendment or clause added to a legislative bill
detain - keep waiting; prevent from leaving or going; N. detention
bombardment - attack (as with missiles or bombs); V. bombard
caucus - private meeting of a group of people in a political party to select officers or determine policy; CF. the Caucus club of Boston
pathetic - causing sadness, compassion, pity; touching
coagulate - congeal; thicken; clot; N. coagulant
uproar - noisy confusion
restitution - returning something (lost or stolen) to the rightful owner; reparation; indemnification; compensation for loss, damage, or injury
latch - fastening or lock consisting of a movable bar that fits into a notch; V: close with a latch