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scaffold - temporary platform for workers (to work at heights above the ground); bracing framework; platform for execution
auxiliary - offering or providing help; additional or subsidiary; N: helper; assistant
reminiscence - recollection; V. reminisce: recollect the past
lethal - deadly
intimate - hint; suggest; imply; ADJ: marked by close relationship; familiar; private; personal; Ex. intimate knowledge/thoughts in the diary; N: close friend or confidant; CF. intimacy
curtail - shorten; reduce
laceration - torn ragged wound; V. lacerate: tear (the skin as with broken glass); wound
homage - honor; tribute; great respect; Ex. pay/do homage to
martial - warlike; of war; Ex. martial art/law
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.