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smelt - melt (ore) for separating and removing the metal; melt or blend ores changing their chemical composition
recital - act of reciting publicly; detailed account; performance of music or dance (by a solo performer)
impotent - weak; ineffective; lacking in physical strength or power
drone - idle person who lives on other people's work; male bee
penance - self-imposed punishment for sin; Ex. do penance for one's sins; CF. penitent
consequential - self-important; significant; consequent; following as a result; Ex. consequential air; CF. subsequent
quaint - odd in an old-fashioned way; odd; old-fashioned; picturesque
universal - characterizing or affecting all; general; present everywhere; of the universe; cosmic; Ex. universal agreement; Ex. a subject of universal interest
emissary - agent (sent on a mission to represent another); messenger
disconsolate - hopelessly sad (at the loss of something)