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::: repository - storehouse
::: cognizance - knowledge; ADJ. cognizant; having knowledge; aware
::: contortions - twistings; distortions; V. contort: twist violently out of shape; CF. contortionist
::: dolt - slow-thinking stupid person; CF. dull
::: martinet - strict disciplinarian; person who demands total obedience to rules and orders; CF. Jean Martinet
::: clandestine - secret
::: arroyo - gully; narrow channel formed by rainwater
::: minutiae - petty or trivial details; CF. minutia
::: scaffold - temporary platform for workers (to work at heights above the ground); bracing framework; platform for execution
::: burlesque - give an imitation that ridicules; imitate mockingly