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foreshadow - give an indication beforehand; be a sign of (what is coming); portend; prefigure
prominent - protruding(sticking out); conspicuous; notable; eminent
gesticulation - motion; gesture; V. gesticulate: make gestures (while speaking)
insensible - unconscious; unresponsive; insensitive; unaware; imperceptible; Ex. insensible of his danger/to pain; Ex. insensible change; CF. not the opposite of sensible
verity - quality of being true; lasting truth or principle; Ex. the verity of his testimony; Ex. one of the eternal verities
document - provide written evidence (for a claim); record with documents; N.
sobriety - moderation (especially regarding indulgence in alcohol); seriousness
crescendo - increase in the volume or intensity as in a musical passage; climax; CF. crescent
peregrination - journey; V. peregrinate
corollary - natural consequence (which naturally follows from something else)