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zest - outer skin of an orange used for giving a special taste to food; spice; interest; flavor; spirited enjoyment; Ex. add a certain zest to the affair; Ex. zest for life
pending - not yet decided or settled; impending; Ex. pending decision; PREP. while awaiting; until; Ex. delay the decision pending his return
surpass - exceed
rational - (of a person) having reason; (of ideas) based on reason; logical
monetary - pertaining to money
hone - sharpen (a tool); N: whetstone for sharpening a tool
grueling - exhausting; Ex. grueling marathon race
hindrance - block; obstacle; V. hinder
aboriginal - being the first of its kind in a region; primitive; native; indigenous; N. aborigine
galvanic - of the production of electricity by the action of an acid on a metal; having the effect of an electric shock; Ex. galvanic cell; galvanic effect; CF. Luigi Galvani