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genre - particular variety of art or literature
pendulous - hanging; suspended
cower - shrink quivering as from fear; cringe
monochromatic - having only one color
engulf - surround and swallow up
amalgam - combination of different things; mixture of metals (containing mercury) used for filling holes in teeth
halting - hesitant; faltering; not fluent; Ex. halting steps/voice; V. halt: proceed or act with uncertainty; falter; hesitate; waver; stop
soothsayer - one who foretells the future
epicure - connoisseur of food and drink; gourmet; ADJ. epicurean; CF. Epicurus
compound - combine; produce by combining; increase; make worse by adding to or increasing; exacerbate; Ex. compound an error; ADJ: consisting of two or more parts; N: combination of two or more parts; area enclosed by a wall containing a group of buildings; Ex. factory compound; CF. complex