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faculty - mental or bodily powers; teaching staff
phoenix - symbol of immortality or rebirth; Ex. phoenix rising from its ashes
mendicant - beggar; ADJ: living as a beggar
aesthetic - artistic; dealing with or capable of appreciating the beautiful (of a person or building); CF. aesthete; CF. aesthetics
augury - omen; prophecy; sign of coming events; V. augur: predict; foretell; be a sign of (something in future)
jettison - throw overboard (from a ship or plane)
festive - joyous; celebratory; relating to a feast or festival
sleek - smooth and shining (as from good health); V.
swelter - (of a person) suffer from oppressive heat; be oppressed by heat
superfluous - excessive; overabundant; unnecessary; N. superfluity