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detrimental - harmful; damaging; N. detriment
fester - rankle; produce irritation or resentment; (of a cut or wound) generate pus or rot; Ex. His insult festered in my mind for days.
hermitage - home of a hermit
aesthetic - artistic; dealing with or capable of appreciating the beautiful (of a person or building); CF. aesthete; CF. aesthetics
accoutre - equip; N. accoutrement
cordial - warmly friendly; gracious; heartfelt; Ex. cordial welcome
patois - local or provincial dialect
unearthly - not earthly; supernatural; weird; ghostly
cartographer - map-maker
glut - overstock; fill beyond capacity (with food); fill to excess; N: oversupply