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::: sextant - navigation tool used to determine a ship's latitude and longitude (by measuring the altitudes of stars)
::: waft - move gently (in air or in seas) by wind or waves; Ex. leaves wafting past the window
::: redolent - odorous; fragrant; suggestive (of an odor); Ex. redolent of onions/mystery
::: adventitious - accidental; casual; happening by chance
::: extirpate - root up; uproot; destroy completely
::: convulsion - violent uncontrollable shaking movement (caused by illness); V. convulse; ADJ. convulsive
::: climactic - relating to the highest point; N. climax; CF. climatic
::: mingle - mix together in close association
::: mason - one who builds or works with stone or brick; N. masonry: work of a mason; stonework or brickwork
::: tenacious - holding fast (as to a belief); persistent