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detonation - explosion
recital - act of reciting publicly; detailed account; performance of music or dance (by a solo performer)
plumber - one who installs and repairs pipes and plumbing(pipes)
bestow - confer
contingent - dependent on something uncertain or in the future; conditional; happening by chance; accidental; N: a group of soldiers, ships to a larger force; CF. contingency: future event that may or may not occur; possibility; Ex. prepare for every contingency
meter - arrangement of words in the form of poetry (by accentual rhythm)
tablet - small round piece of medicine; flat piece of stone or metal bearing an inscription; Ex. stone tablet on the wall
acclivity - sharp upslope of a hill; OP. declivity
trifling - trivial; unimportant
petrify - turn to stone; cause to become stonelike; stun or paralyze