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metrical - metric; written in the form of poetry; Ex. metrical translation of Homer
kindred - related; belonging to the same group; similar in nature or character; Ex. kindred languages; N: relative; kin; kinship
beeline - direct quick route
promote - advance in rank; advance; help to flourish; advocate; help actively in forming; publicize or popularize; Ex. Milk promotes health; Ex. promote a match/bill; Ex. promote a new product
asperity - sharpness; roughness; severity (of temper or weather); Ex. asperities of a Russian winter
gorge - narrow canyon; steep rocky cleft; ravine (made by a stream which runs through it)
bargain - agreement between two groups or people; something for sale at a price advantageous to the buyer; V: negotiate; trade; Ex. bargaining power
context - writings preceding and following the passage quoted; circumstance in which an event occurs
component - element; ingredient
imbue - saturate(soak thoroughly); fill; Ex. imbue someone with feelings