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recapitulate - summarize
fractious - unruly; peevish; cranky; bad-tempered; Ex. fractious horse
opiate - medicine to induce sleep or deaden pain; something that relieves emotions or causes inaction; sleep-producing drug containing opium
shaving - very thin piece, usually of wood (cut from a surface with a sharp blade)
conundrum - riddle; difficult problem
foray - raid; sudden raid or military advance; V.
infantile - childish; infantlike
lugubrious - mournful; sorrowful
smelt - melt (ore) for separating and removing the metal; melt or blend ores changing their chemical composition
calculated - deliberately planned; likely