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::: pugilist - boxer; CF. pugilism: boxing
::: censor - (in ancient Rome) overseer of morals (also taking the census); person who eliminates inappropriate matter; V.
::: arduous - hard; strenuous; Ex. arduous work
::: ordain - decree or command; grant holy orders; predestine; install as a minister, priest, or rabbi; N. ordainment; CF. ordination
::: ardor - heat; passion; zeal; ADJ. ardent
::: regent - a person who governs in place of a ruler who is ill, absent, or still a child; ADJ. Ex. the Prince regent
::: distill - refine (a liquid by evaporating and subsequent condensation); concentrate; separate the most important parts from; Ex. distill fresh water from sea water; CF. brew
::: apotheosis - elevation to godhood; an ideal example of something
::: travail - strenuous work; toil; painful labor; labor of childbirth
::: amputate - cut off part of body; prune (a limb)