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tanner - person who turns animal hides into leather
remission - temporary moderation (of disease symptoms); remitting of a debt or punishment; cancelation of a debt; pardon; Ex. The disease went into remission; Ex. Christians pray for the remission of sins.
venerate - revere; treat with great respect
hallowed - blessed; consecrated; Ex. hallowed ground; V. hallow: set apart as holy
pronounced - distinct; very noticeable; Ex. pronounced limp
preen - make oneself tidy in appearance; feel self-satisfaction or pride; (of a bird) smooth or clean (feathers) with the beak; Ex. preen oneself on; CF. prune
growl - low, guttural, menacing sound (as of a dog)
intrepid - fearless
antiquated - obsolete; old-fashioned; outdated
obsidian - black volcanic rock