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::: ruminate - chew over and over (mentally or, like cows, physically); mull over(ponder)
::: illusion - misleading vision or visual image; false idea or belief; CF. delusion
::: temporal - of time; not lasting forever; limited by time; temporary; secular; worldly
::: cipher - nonentity; worthless person or thing; zero; secret code; V.
::: plait - braid; interwine; interweave strands or lengths of; make by weaving strands together; Ex. plaited hair; N: braided length as of hair o fabric; CF. pigtail, ponytail
::: grisly - ghastly; horrifying; Ex. grisly remains of the bodies
::: sever - separate; cut off (a part) from a whole; break up (a relationship); N. severance; CF. severance pay: extra pay given an employee upon leaving a position
::: patriarch - father and ruler of a family or tribe
::: flout - reject; mock; show contempt for; scorn; Ex. flout the rules
::: meter - arrangement of words in the form of poetry (by accentual rhythm)