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avid - greedy; extremely eager for; Ex. avid learner; N. avidity
metaphysical - pertaining to speculative philosophy; of metaphysics; N. metaphysics: branch of philosophy that examines the nature of reality
impending - nearing; approaching; about to happen
preamble - introductory statement
blight - plant disease; V: infect with blight; ruin; destroy
hindmost - furthest behind; farthest to the rear
retentive - holding; able to retain things (esp. facts in the mind); having a good memory
pontifical - pertaining to a bishop or pope; pompous or pretentious; CF. pontiff: pope; bishop
minutiae - petty or trivial details; CF. minutia
ascendancy - controlling influence; position of controlling influence; CF. in the ascendant