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immolate - offer or kill as a sacrifice (by fire)
morose - ill-humored; sullen; sullenly melancholy
terminology - terms used in a science or art; study of nomenclature
pedestrian - ordinary; dull; unimaginative(lacking in imagination); going on foot; Ex. pedestrian prose; N.
surly - bad-tempered; rude; cross
distinct - clearly different; clearly noticed
sanctimonious - displaying ostentatious or hypocritical devoutness; N. sanctimony: hypocritical piety
unprecedented - having no previous example; novel; unparalleled
poignancy - quality of being deeply moving; keenness of emotion; ADJ. poignant: touching; deeply moving; (of sorrow, grief, etc.) painful; keenly distressing to the mind; Ex. poignant memory/anxiety; CF. prick
glib - fluent (with insincerity or superficiality); facile; slick