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retrospective - looking back on the past; N. retrospection; V. retrospect
ferment - agitation; commotion(noisy and excited activity); unrest (of a political kind); V. produce by fermentation; undergo fermentation; cause (a state of trouble)
pitfall - hidden danger; concealed trap
apropos - with reference to; regarding; Ex. remarks apropos (of) the present situation; ADJ. ADV.
funereal - sad; solemn; suitable for a funeral
authoritarian - subordinating the individual to the state; completely dominating another's will; Ex. authoritarian regime/father
chaffing - bantering; joking
mnemonic - pertaining to memory; assisting the memory; N: device, such as as formula or rhyme, used as a mnemonic aid
indicative - suggestive; implying; serving to indicate
expatriate - exile; someone who has withdrawn from his native land; V: exile; banish; leave one's country