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Wordly Wise Chapter One

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paraphernaliapersonal belongings
aftermathconsequence
hazyunclear
hazelack of clearness in the air
zonearea
galaxygroup of a vast number of stars; distinguished gathering
rotememorizing in an unthinking way
unassumingmodest
antipodesregion on the opposite side of the earth
deciphertranslate into ordianry language; figure out
inexplicableincapable of being explained
remonstratespeak in protest
quaildraw back in fear; a small game bird
elitesuperior group
degradinglowering in self-respect
plauditsexpressions of approval
posthumousoccurring after death
specifystate definately; call for explicitly
geniusgreat mental abilities
aqueductstructure for conveying water
pugnaciousquarrelsomely aggresive
farrierone who shoes horses
caravangroup of travelers; large covered wagon
exhilaratinginvigorating
wendtravel
girdsurround
girdfasten with a belt
interbury
rankcoarse; rows; strong-smelling; arrange in order; extreme
chastisepunish
interrogatequestion
elicitcall forth
primitivecrude; earliest
demeandegrade
edifyinginstructive
engravecut
odoroussweet-smelling
triadgroup of three
sinisterevil
ewerwater pitcher
dialogueconversation; continous exchange of views
gigsmall ship's boat; two-wheeled carriage; hook through the body
cariestooth decay
fabulousalmost incredible
lucremoeny
raritylack of density; object valued becuawe of its scarcity
deembelieve (to be true)
budget;use carefully; plan of income and expenses
aegissponsorship
historicimportant in history
chroniclerecord of historical events
hypotheticalsupposed for the sake of arguement


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