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hermetic - concerning alchemy or magic; obscure and mysterious; occult
parchment - writing material made from the skin of a sheep or goat
disconcert - confuse; upset; embarrass; perturb
husbandry - frugality; thrift; economy; agriculture; farming; Ex. animal husbandry; CF. husbandman
scowl - frown angrily; N: angry frown
viscid - adhesive; gluey
centrifuge - machine that separates substances by whirling them
ungainly - (of someone) awkward in movement; clumsy; (of something) unwieldy; Ex. ungainly dancer/instrument
undulating - moving with a wavelike motion; V. undulate; CF. und: wave
detraction - slandering; aspersion; detracting; CF. detractor