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sextant - navigation tool used to determine a ship's latitude and longitude (by measuring the altitudes of stars)
transient - staying for a short time; momentary; temporary; N: one that is transient
uproar - noisy confusion
outgoing - sociable; eager to mix socially with others
carapace - shell covering the back (of a turtle, tortoise, crab, etc.)
pragmatist - practical person; N. pragmatism: pragmatic way of dealing with things
comprehend - include; understand
delude - deceive
malleable - (of a metal) capable of being shaped by pounding(beating); pliable; (of someone) impressionable(easily influenced); easily controlled; tractable
stifle - suppress; extinguish; inhibit; smother or suffocate