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cornucopia - horn (or horn-shaped container) overflowing with fruit and grain; symbol of abundance; horn of plenty
crescendo - increase in the volume or intensity as in a musical passage; climax; CF. crescent
sluggish - lazy; slow; inactive; lethargic; CF. slug: nail with no shell
nostrum - questionable medicine; quack medicine; CF. our (remedy)
untenable - (of a position, esp. in an argument) indefensible; not able to be maintained
unprecedented - having no previous example; novel; unparalleled
ludicrous - laughable; ridiculous; trifling
enduring - lasting; surviving; V. endure: bear (pain or suffering) for a long time; remain alive (in spite of difficulties); last; survive
galvanic - of the production of electricity by the action of an acid on a metal; having the effect of an electric shock; Ex. galvanic cell; galvanic effect; CF. Luigi Galvani
rectitude - moral correctness; moral uprightness; moral virtue; correctness of judgment