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carillon - a set of bells (often in a tower) capable of being played
animadversion - critical remark; V. animadvert: comment critically with disapproval
knead - mix; work dough; mix and work into a uniform mass (with the hands); Ex. knead dough
adept - expert at; very skilled
caricature - distortion; burlesque
careen - lurch; sway from side to side; move with irregular swinging movement; stagger
piscatorial - pertaining to fishing; CF. Pisces
sheer - pure; thin and transparent; very steep
vouchsafe - grant condescendingly; guarantee; Ex. vouchsafe your fair return on your investment
sinecure - well-paid position with little responsibility; CF. sine cure: without care; CF. San Serif