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vivid - (of light or color) bright and distinct; evoking lifelike mental images; Ex. vivid red hair/description
discount - disregard; regard (a story or news) as unimportant; deduct from a cost
occlude - shut; close; obstruct; Ex. A blood clot occluded an artery.
symmetry - arrangement of parts so that balance is obtained; congruity; ADJ. symmetrical
passive - not active; acted upon; receiving an action without acting in return; accepting without resistance
restraint - moderation or self-control; controlling force; restriction
cipher - nonentity; worthless person or thing; zero; secret code; V.
catharsis - purging or cleansing of any passage of the body; purging and weakening of strong emotions as a result of experiencing a dramatic work of art
impervious - impenetrable; incapable of being damaged or distressed; incapable of being affected (in one's opinions); Ex. impervious to water/criticism
blunder - error; stupid mistake