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catastrophe - calamity ; disaster
impalpable - imperceptible(not easily understood); intangible; OP. palpable: tangible; easily perceptible
tentative - not fully worked out or developed; provisional; experimental; uncertain; hesitant; not definite or positive; Ex. tentative agreement/reply
pulverize - crush or grind into very small particles
geriatrics - medical treatment and care of old age
milieu - social environment; means of expression; Ex. feel out of one's milieu; Ex. His proper milieu is watercolor.
catharsis - purging or cleansing of any passage of the body; purging and weakening of strong emotions as a result of experiencing a dramatic work of art
ovation - enthusiastic applause
illusory - illusive; deceptive; not real
insinuate - hint; imply; suggest indirectly; creep in; introduce or insert (oneself) by artful means; Ex. insinuate himself into the boss's favor; CF. ingratiate