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optional - not compulsory; left to one's choice; N. option: act of choosing; choice; freedom or power to choose; something available as a choice; Ex. have no option; Ex. two options
vegetate - live in a monotonous way (without interests or activity); CF. vegetation: plants of an area; CF. vegetarian; CF. vegan
hummock - small hill; hillock
onerous - burdensome
turgid - swollen; distended (as from liquid)
ordeal - severe trial or affliction; difficult experience; trial(test of patience or endurance); affliction
transcendental - going beyond common thought or ideas; impossible to understand by practical experiences or practices; known only by studying thoughts or intuition; OP. empirical; CF. transcendentalism
recurrent - occurring again and again
periphery - outside edge especially of a round surface; perimeter; Ex. periphery of the town
flora - plants of a region or era