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::: narrative - related to telling a story; N: narrated account; story; V. narrate: tell (a story); CF. narration
::: incantation - singing or chanting of magic spells; magical formula; (the saying of) words used in magic; CF. enchant
::: augury - omen; prophecy; sign of coming events; V. augur: predict; foretell; be a sign of (something in future)
::: legislature - legislating branch of government; CF. legislate: make laws
::: potable - suitable for drinking; drinkable
::: disperse - scatter; Ex. disperse the cloud/crowd
::: guile - deceit; duplicity; wiliness; cunning; Ex. persuade her by guile
::: pejorative - (of a word or phrase) suggesting that someone is of little value; negative in connotation; having a belittling effect; Ex. Many women now considers ``housewife'' a pejorative expression, because it patronized them.
::: unwarranted - unjustified; having no justification; groundless; baseless; undeserved
::: growl - low, guttural, menacing sound (as of a dog)