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enduring - lasting; surviving; V. endure: bear (pain or suffering) for a long time; remain alive (in spite of difficulties); last; survive
reciprocal - mutual; given and received in return; exchangeable; interacting; Ex. reciprocal trade agreement
charlatan - quack; pretender to knowledge (esp. in medicine)
harrowing - agonizing; distressing; traumatic; V. harrow: break up and level (soil) with a harrow; inflict great distress on; agonize; N: farming machine to break up the earth
invocation - prayer for help (used in invoking); calling upon as a reference or support; act of invoking
embargo - ban on commerce or other activity
debut - d\'ebut; first public appearance; formal presentation of a young woman to society
fester - rankle; produce irritation or resentment; (of a cut or wound) generate pus or rot; Ex. His insult festered in my mind for days.
transcendent - exceeding ordinary limits; superior; surpassing; V. transcend: go beyond; exceed; surpass; N. transcendancy
murky - dark and gloomy; thick with fog; vague; Ex. murky night/fog; N. murk: partial or complete darkness; gloom