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gape - open widely; open the mouth wide; stare wonderingly with the mouth open; CF. agape
euthanasia - mercy killing
paleontology - study of prehistoric life or fossils; CF. paleo-: ancient or prehistoric; Ex. paleography: study of ancient written documents
gerontology - study of the sociological phenomena associated with old age
forlorn - sad and lonely; wretched; desolate
jetsam - things thrown from a ship (to lighten the ship)
indulgent - humoring; yielding; lenient; showing indulgence
bigot - one who is intolerant (in matters of religion or politics)
chicanery - trickery; deception
surge - powerful movement of or like a wave; V.