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exploit - brave and successful act; deed or action, particularly a brave deed; CF. crossing the Atlantic ocean
bereavement - state of being deprived of something valuable or beloved; state of being bereaved or bereft
brevity - conciseness; shortness of duration
cauterize - burn (a wound or snakebite, etc.) with hot iron or caustic substance to stop bleeding and prevent infection
antecedents - preceding events that influence what comes later; ancestors or early background
flora - plants of a region or era
cede - yield (title or territory) to (esp. after losing a war); surrender formally; N. cession
acrid - bitter (to the taste or smell); sharp; bitterly pungent
forbearance - patience; forgiveness; V. forbear: refrain from (in a generous and forgiving way); be patient; Ex. forbear to send him to prison
somnolent - half asleep; drowsy; N. somnolence