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cognitive - having to do with knowing or perceiving related to the mental processes; N. cognition: the mental process of knowing
grueling - exhausting; Ex. grueling marathon race
deference - courteous regard for another's wish; courteous yielding to another's wish or opinion (showing respect); ADJ. deferential; OP. effrontery
amenities - convenient features that helps to make life pleasant; social courtesies
inherent - firmly established by nature or habit; intrinsic
falsify - make (something written) false by changing
memento - token; reminder of the past; keepsake; Ex. memento of your visit
wistful - sadly thoughtful (because of desires or memories); sadly pensive; vaguely longing
stymie - thwart; present an obstacle; stump
salacious - lascivious; lustful; Ex. salacious monk