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gratify - please; satisfy; Ex. gratify a desire
retract - withdraw; take back; draw back; Ex. retract a statement/an offer/claws; N. retraction; CF. retractile
depict - portray
annihilate - destroy
elliptical - elliptic; oval; of an ellipse; containing an ellipsis; ambiguous either purposely or because key words have been left out
nomenclature - terminology(system of specialized words); system of names or naming things
tantamount - equivalent in effect or value; Ex. This invasion is tantamount to a declaration of war; CF. amount
blanch - bleach; whiten; make white or pale
rhapsody - excessively enthusiastic expression of feeling; musical composition of irregular form (as if made up as one plays it)
hibernal - wintry; wintery; of or like winter