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cerebral - pertaining to the brain or intellect; intellectual rather than emotional; CF. cerebrum
glean - gather leavings; gather grain left behind by reapers; gather bit by bit (facts or information) often with difficulty
hermitage - home of a hermit
lampoon - ridicule; N: written attack ridiculing or satirizing a person, group, or institution
odoriferous - giving off an odor
recline - lie down
commiserate - feel or express pity or sympathy for
fanciful - whimsical; visionary; imaginary; produced by imagination; Ex. fanciful scheme
barefaced - shameless and noticeable; blatant; bold; unconcealed; having no covering on the face; Ex. barefaced lie
spartan - without attention to comfort; lacking luxury and comfort; sternly disciplined; Ex. spartan living condition/life