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scanty - meager; insufficient
hereafter - life after death
deflect - turn aside; turn away from a straight course
forte - strong point or special talent in a person's character
surge - powerful movement of or like a wave; V.
occlude - shut; close; obstruct; Ex. A blood clot occluded an artery.
necromancy - black magic; sorcery; dealings with the dead; art that professes to communicate with the spirits of the dead so as to predict the future; CF. necromancer; CF. necro+divination; CF. necro-: death; Ex. necropolis
beget - father; become the father of; produce; give rise to
orthodox - traditional; (of someone) conservative in belief; adhering to an established doctrine
commemorative - remembering; honoring the memory of; Ex. commemorative stamp