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purgatory - place of spiritual expiation; temporary state or place in which the souls must expiate their sins
prodigal - wasteful; reckless with money; profuse; Ex. a mind prodigal of ideas; N. prodigality
beatitude - blessedness; state of great happiness
draught - current of air (through a room or to a fire); act of pulling roads; act of swallowing liquid or amount of liquid swallowed at a time
inequity - unfairness; ADJ. inequitable
summation - act of finding the total; summing-up; summary (esp. one given by the judge at the end of a trial)
retroactive - taking effect before its enactment (as a law) or imposition (as a tax); (of a law) having effect on the past as well as the future
trifling - trivial; unimportant
rejuvenate - make young again
myopic - nearsighted; lacking foresight; N. myopia