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dolorous - sorrowful; N. dolor
spurious - false; counterfeit; forged; illogical; Ex. spurious arguments
waylay - ambush; lie in wait for and attack
flaccid - flabby; lacking firmness; weak; Ex. flaccid muscles
comity - courtesy; civility; Ex. comity of nations
galleon - large three-masted sailing ship
amalgam - combination of different things; mixture of metals (containing mercury) used for filling holes in teeth
exemplify - show by example; furnish an example; serve as an example of; Ex. His pictures exemplify that sort of painting.
collate - examine and compare in order to verify authenticity; arrange in order (the sheets of a book before they are bound)
padre - chaplain (in the armed forces)