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commemorate - honor the memory of; serve as a memorial to; Ex. commemorate the 100th anniversary/those who died in the war
promontory - headland
polarity - state of having two opposite qualities
ambience - environment; atmosphere; Ex. restraurant with a pleasant ambience; ADJ. ambient: completely surrounding; Ex. ambient temperature
slither - slip or slide
loom - appear or take shape (usually in an enlarged, indistinct, or distorted form); Ex. The shadow of the gallows loomed threateningly. N: apparatus for making thread into cloth
diminution - lessening; reduction in size; V. diminish
emend - correct (usually a text); N. emendation: correction of errors; improvement
vernacular - living language (as compared to the official language); language spoken in a country or region; natural style; Ex. lapse into the vernacular
vagabond - wanderer (without a permanent home); tramp