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zeal - eager enthusiasm (to a cause or ideal); ADJ. zealous
cataract - great waterfall; eye abnormality (causing a gradual loss of eyesight)
retrench - cut down; cut down expenses; economize
hallowed - blessed; consecrated; Ex. hallowed ground; V. hallow: set apart as holy
functional - made for practical use only (without decoration); functioning; Ex. functional modern furniture; CF. functionalism
automaton - mechanism that imitates actions of humans; machine that works by itself
balmy - soft and mild (of air); fragrant
arraign - charge in court; indict
bicker - quarrel
feral - (of an animal) not domestic; wild