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::: sibylline - prophetic; oracular; N. sibyl: woman prophet (in the ancient world)
::: superfluous - excessive; overabundant; unnecessary; N. superfluity
::: hieroglyphic - picture writing; ADJ.
::: percussion - striking one object against another sharply; Ex. percussion instrument; N: striking together of two bodies; sound caused by percussion
::: tanner - person who turns animal hides into leather
::: frantic - wild; distraught as from fear or worry; Ex. frantic with fear
::: counterpart - thing that completes another; things very much alike; thing that has the same purpose in a different system
::: capacity - mental or physical ability; role; position or duty; ability to accommodate; Ex. in my capacity as president
::: incorporate - introduce something into a larger whole; include; embody; give material form to; ADJ.
::: hone - sharpen (a tool); N: whetstone for sharpening a tool