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artifacts - object made by human beings, either hand-made or mass-produced
persevere - continue steadily in spite of difficulties
staid - serious and sedate; sober; Ex. staid during the funeral ceremony
rivulet - small stream; CF. rill < rivulet < river
harping - tiresome dwelling on a subject; V. harp: dwell on(think or speak a lot about) tediously
annals - records arranged in yearly parts; history
obsequy - funeral ceremony
litotes - understatement for emphasis; Ex. ``not bad(=pretty good)''
enamored - in love; Ex. enamored of his own beauty; V. enamor: inspire with love
bereavement - state of being deprived of something valuable or beloved; state of being bereaved or bereft