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vital - full of life; animated; vibrant and lively; critical; of great importance; necessary to stay alive; of life; living; breathing; N. vitality; V. vitalize
trappings - outward decorations; ornaments (as an outward sign of rank)
atone - make amends for; pay for; Ex. atone for
recourse - resorting to help when in trouble; Ex. without recourse to
retrospective - looking back on the past; N. retrospection; V. retrospect
unearth - dig up; discover (facts) by careful searching; Ex. He unearthed some secrets about her; OP. conceal
tenacity - firmness; persistence
compartment - one of the parts into which an enclosed space is divided
piscatorial - pertaining to fishing; CF. Pisces
mannered - affected; not natural; Ex. mannered way of speech