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::: automaton - mechanism that imitates actions of humans; machine that works by itself
::: stalemate - deadlock; situation in which further action is blocked
::: welter - wallow (as in mud or high seas); lie soaked (as in blood); Ex. The victims weltered in their blood.
::: attribute - essential quality; V: ascribe; explain
::: credo - creed
::: saline - salty
::: timbre - quality of a musical tone produced by a musical instrument (which distinguishes it from others of the same pitch)
::: ambience - environment; atmosphere; Ex. restraurant with a pleasant ambience; ADJ. ambient: completely surrounding; Ex. ambient temperature
::: gambol - romp; skip about; leap about playfully; frolic; N.
::: somber - dark; gloomy; melancholy; depressing; CF. shadow