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elaborate - work out carefully; add more detail or information; ADJ.
effectual - able to produce a desired effect; valid
inclement - stormy; unkind; unmerciful; CF. clement
petty - trivial; unimportant; very small; small-minded; petty-minded
lottery - contest in which winners are selected in a drawing of lots
amorphous - formless; lacking shape or definition
glimmer - shine erratically; twinkle; N: dim or unsteady light; faint indication; Ex. glimmer of hope
relapse - return to a former state (esp. after improvement); N.
acknowledge - recognize; admit
paraphernalia - equipment; odds and ends used in a particular activity; personal belongings; Ex. photographic paraphernalia; CF. married woman's property exclusive of her dowry