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passive - not active; acted upon; receiving an action without acting in return; accepting without resistance
billow - large wave of water; a great swell or surge (of smoke); V: surge, swell, roll in billows
elaboration - addition of details; intricacy
acoustics - science of sound; quality that makes a room easy or hard to hear in
verisimilitude - appearance of truth; quality of appearing to be true or real; likelihood; Ex. verisimilitude of her performance as Lady Macbeth
havoc - widespread damage; disorder; chaos
discompose - disturb the composure of; confuse
vouch - give a personal guarantee; Ex. I can vouch for his integrity; N. voucher
pulmonary - pertaining to the lungs
affront - insult; offense; intentional act of disrespect; V: insult or hurt the feelings of intentionally