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resurge - rise again; flow to and fro; N. resurgence; ADJ. resurgent: (of ideas or beliefs) experiencing revival; surging again
metaphysical - pertaining to speculative philosophy; of metaphysics; N. metaphysics: branch of philosophy that examines the nature of reality
fugitive - fleeting or transitory; lasting only a short time; roving(wandering); running away or fleeing as from the law; N: one who flees; Ex. fugitives at large
addendum - addition; appendix to book; something that is added (as at the end of a speech or book)
grouse - complain; fuss; grumble; grouch; N: plump chickenlike game bird
hypochondriac - person unduly worried about his health; worrier without cause about illness; ADJ. CF. hypochondria: neurosis that one is or is becoming ill; CF. abdomen
heedless - not noticing; disregarding
anachronism - an error involving time in a story; something or someone misplaced in time; ADJ. anachronistic
irremediable - incurable; uncorrectable; impossible to remedy
divest - strip (as of clothes); deprive (as of rights); dispossess; N. divestiture(divestment)