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minutiae - petty or trivial details; CF. minutia
rendezvous - meeting place; meeting at a set time or place; V.
histrionic - theatrical; excessively dramatic or emotional; affected; of actors or acting; N. histrionics: histrionic behavior
poignancy - quality of being deeply moving; keenness of emotion; ADJ. poignant: touching; deeply moving; (of sorrow, grief, etc.) painful; keenly distressing to the mind; Ex. poignant memory/anxiety; CF. prick
marsupial - one of a family of mammals that nurse their offspring in a pouch(pocket of skin or leather); CF. kangaroo, opossum, wombat
umbrage - resentment; anger; sense of injury or insult; Ex. take umbrage at his rudeness
stalwart - physically strong; brawny; steadfast; strong in mind or determination; Ex. stalwart supporter; N: stalwart follower
bequeath - leave to someone by means of a will; hand down in his will; N. bequest
brook - tolerate; endure; Ex. brook no interference; N: small stream
omnivorous - eating both plant and animal food; devouring everything