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subsequent

coming after or later

facsimile

an exact copy or reproduction

retrieve

to get back; to recover

engrossed

to occupy all the attention of

concise

short and to the point

fortnight

a period of fourteen consecutive days

corpulent

(adj.) fat; having a large, bulky body

bravado

false bravery; a boastful display of courage

terrorism

the use of violence by groups against civilians to achieve a political goal

mediate

to act as negotiator between opposing sides in a dispute

despondent

sad, without hope, discouraged

albatross

a seabird; a constant burden

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