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salacious - lascivious; lustful; Ex. salacious monk
symmetry - arrangement of parts so that balance is obtained; congruity; ADJ. symmetrical
compunction - remorse; strong uneasiness caused by guilt
solstice - point or time at which the sun is farthest from the equator
inception - start; beginning
carat - (karat) unit of weight for precious stones; measure of the purity of gold
brook - tolerate; endure; Ex. brook no interference; N: small stream
homily - sermon; tedious moralizing lecture; serious warning; ADJ. homiletic
collateral - security given for loan; ADJ: secondary; descended from the same person but through different sons or daughters
nominal - in name only; of a name; trifling; (of a sum of money) very small; CF. nominate: propose as a candidate; appoint