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::: dictum - authoritative and weighty statement (made by a judge in court); saying; maxim; CF. obiter dictum: incidental, nonbinding remark (something said in passing)
::: scaffold - temporary platform for workers (to work at heights above the ground); bracing framework; platform for execution
::: hypercritical - excessively exacting; too critical (without noticing good qualities)
::: brackish - somewhat saline
::: concur - agree; coincide; happen at the same time
::: authenticate - prove genuine
::: overture - musical introduction to a long musical piece; first offer or proposal (to begin talks in the hope of reaching an agreement); Ex. overtures for peace
::: ornithologist - scientific student of birds; N. ornithology: scientific study of birds
::: percussion - striking one object against another sharply; Ex. percussion instrument; N: striking together of two bodies; sound caused by percussion
::: sheathe - place into a case; insert into or provide with a sheath; Ex. He sheathed his dagger; N. sheath: case for a blade