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penitent - repentant; N.
sprightly - lively
sextant - navigation tool used to determine a ship's latitude and longitude (by measuring the altitudes of stars)
ethnology - study of humankind; study of the different races of human beings; CF. anthropology
dehydrate - remove water from; dry out
bane - posion; cause of ruin; ADJ. baneful: harmful; poisonous
champion - support militantly; fight for; N: person who fights for or supports strongly (a principle, movement, person, etc.)
antediluvian - antiquated; extremely ancient
hysteria - excessive or uncontrollable excitement; N. hysteric: person suffering from hysteria; CF. hysterics: attack of hysteria
counterpart - thing that completes another; things very much alike; thing that has the same purpose in a different system