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vigour

noun [U] UK (US vigor)     /ˈvɪɡ.ər/ US  //
strength, energy, or enthusiasm: They set about their work with youthful vigour and enthusiasm.Excitement, interest, energy and enthusiasm strength of thought, opinion, expression, etc.: His book is written with considerable vigour.Power and intensityEnergy, force and power
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