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  1. Tangible
    capable of being touched; discernible by the touch; material or substantial.
  2. Militancy
    vigorously active and aggressive, especially in support of a cause: militant reformers.
  3. Score
    the record of points or strokes made by the competitors in a game or match.
  4. retrospection
    the action, process, or faculty of looking back on things past.
  5. hubbub
    a loud, confused noise, as of many voices: There was quite a hubbub in the auditorium after theannouncement.
  6. deplorable
    causing or being a subject for grief or regret; lamentable: the deplorable death of a friend.
  7. prodigious
    extraordinary in size, amount, extent, degree, force, etc.: a prodigious research grant.
  8. propaganda
    information, ideas, or rumors deliberately spread widely to help or harm a person, group, movement,institution, nation, etc.
  9. ballyhoo
    a clamorous and vigorous attempt to win customers or advance any cause; blatant advertising or publicity.
  10. affable
    showing warmth and friendliness; benign; pleasant: an affable smile.
  11. redemptive
    serving to redeem.
  12. gradualism
    the principle or policy of achieving some goal by gradual steps rather than by drastic change.
  13. precedent
    any act, decision, or case that serves as a guide or justification for subsequent situations.Synonyms: example, model, pattern, standard.
  14. annunciation
    an act or instance of announcing; proclamation: the annunciation of a new foreign policy.

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