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funereal - sad; solemn; suitable for a funeral
prologue - introduction (to a poem or play)
cornucopia - horn (or horn-shaped container) overflowing with fruit and grain; symbol of abundance; horn of plenty
ruse - trick to deceive; stratagem
inherent - firmly established by nature or habit; intrinsic
irony - hidden sarcasm or satire; use of words that seem to mean the opposite of what they actually mean; use of words to convey the opposite of their literal meaning
cardiologist - doctor specializing in ailments of the heart
representational - (of a style of art) showing things as they actually appear in real life
undulating - moving with a wavelike motion; V. undulate; CF. und: wave
tawdry - cheap and gaudy; Ex. tawdry jewelry