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conventional - ordinary; typical; not nuclear; Ex. conventional weapons
spectral - ghostly; N. specter: spectre; ghost; phantom
orient - get one's bearings; adjust; make familiar with a situation; orientate
balmy - soft and mild (of air); fragrant
ultimatum - last demand; last warning; last statement of conditions that must be met; Ex. They have ignored our ultimatum.
resound - (of a place) be filled with sound; (of a sound) sound loudly; sound back; echo; Ex. hall resounded with laughter
leniency - mildness; permissiveness; ADJ. lenient: not severe in judgment or punishment
grandiose - affectedly grand; pretentious; high-flown; ridiculously exaggerated; impressive; great in size or scope; grand; Ex. grandiose ideas
defeatist - resigned to defeat or failure; accepting defeat or failure as a natural outcome; N. CF. defeatism
archaeology - study of artifacts and relics of early mankind