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rivet - metal pin used for fastening metal plates together; V: fasten with a rivet; engross
invoke - call and bring into use (a right or law); call on/upon (a higher power or god) for help; ask for; beg for; conjure (a spirit); Ex. invoke the veto power; Ex. invoke one's advisor/God
reminiscence - recollection; V. reminisce: recollect the past
slack - moving slowly; sluggish; inactive; (of a rope) loose; negligent; lax; Ex. slack season; Ex. slack in one's work; N. V.
ballast - heavy substance used to add stability or weight; V. supply with ballast
effete - having lost one's original power; barren; worn out; exhausted
cleft - N: split
advert - refer
wallow - roll in mud; indulge in; (of a ship) roll in a rough sea; become helpless; Ex. wallow in the mud/luxury
irreproachable - beyond reproach; blameless; impeccable; Ex. irreproachable conduct