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recital - act of reciting publicly; detailed account; performance of music or dance (by a solo performer)
libretto - text of an opera or oratorio; CF. book
diaphanous - sheer; transparent
astigmatism - eye defect which prevents proper focus; OP. stigmatism
turpitude - depravity; baseness; Ex. moral turpitude
flagrant - conspicuously wicked, bad, or offensive; blatant; outrageous
immolate - offer or kill as a sacrifice (by fire)
lament - grieve; express sorrow; N. lamentation
slipshod - slovenly; careless; sloppy; untidy; shabby; Ex. slipshod work
pulsate - throb; beat regularly; vibrate regularly