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beholden - obligated; indebted; owing thanks; obliged or indebted from gratitude
galleon - large three-masted sailing ship
dissertation - formal essay; treatise
recital - act of reciting publicly; detailed account; performance of music or dance (by a solo performer)
precedent - preceding (in time, rank, etc.)
embitter - make bitter; fill with painful or bitter feelings; make sad and angry; Ex. He was embittered by many disappointments.
fleet - fast; rapid; N. ADJ. fleeting: passing quickly; ephemeral
plenary - (of power) complete; full; fully attended by all qualified members; Ex. plenary power
complacency - self-satisfaction; smugness; ADJ. complacent
accessory - additional object; useful but not essential thing