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::: parchment - writing material made from the skin of a sheep or goat
::: sundry - miscellaneous; various; several; N. sundries: small miscellaneous items
::: historical - connected with history; based on events in history (whether regarded as important or not)
::: pedantic - bookish; showing off learning; marked by an excessive ostentatious concern for book learning; N. pedantry
::: deplete - reduce; exhaust
::: gorge - stuff oneself (with food); glut; CF. gorgeous: dazzlingly beautiful
::: facetious - joking (often inappropriately); unserious; humorous
::: unseemly - unbecoming; not proper in behavior; indecent; Ex. leave with unseemly haste
::: demagogue - person who appeals to people's prejudice; false leader of people; CF. demagoguery
::: sanctuary - place of refuge; shelter; shrine; holy place; Ex. The outlaw was granted sanctuary in the church.