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crust - hard outer covering (as of earth or snow)
primary - first in rank or importance; principal; earliest in time; Ex. primary stages; N. CF. first
posture - assume an affected pose; act artificially; N: pose; attitude
memorialize - commemorate
barterer - trader; V. barter: trade; exchange good for other goods rather than money
traverse - go through or across
gratuitous - given freely; unwarranted; uncalled for; done without good reason; Ex. gratuitous comment
voluminous - having great volume (as of a garment or container); bulky; large
thrall - slave; bondage; slavery; Ex. Her beauty held him in thrall; CF. enthrall
affliction - state of distress; trial; cause of distress or suffering; V. afflict: inflict grievous suffering on