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optometrist - one who fits glasses to remedy visual defects
defunct - dead; no longer in use or existence
gazette - official periodical publication; newspaper
parvenu - upstart; newly rich person
sartorial - pertaining to tailors or tailoring; Ex. a man of great sartorial elegance; CF. sartor: tailor
promote - advance in rank; advance; help to flourish; advocate; help actively in forming; publicize or popularize; Ex. Milk promotes health; Ex. promote a match/bill; Ex. promote a new product
vouchsafe - grant condescendingly; guarantee; Ex. vouchsafe your fair return on your investment
capillary - having a very fine bore; resembling a hair; fine and slender; Ex. capillary attraction; N: very fine hairlike tube; CF. capillarity
acclaim - applaud; praise; greet with great approval; announce with great approval; Ex. The new drung has been acclaimed as the most important discoveries for years; N: strong expression of approval and praise
repast - meal; feast; banquet