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plumage - feathers of a bird;
apogee - highest point; the point farthest from the earth; OP. perigee
consonant - harmonious; in agreement; N.
sullen - silently showing ill humor or resentment; dark; gloomy
contrivance - something contrived; machine or apparatus; clever deceitful plan; scheme
stipple - paint or draw with dots or short strokes
stalemate - deadlock; situation in which further action is blocked
inquisitive - eager for knowledge; unduly curious
jaded - tired or uninterested by surfeit; fatigued; surfeited; worn out; wearied; Ex. jaded appetite
sextant - navigation tool used to determine a ship's latitude and longitude (by measuring the altitudes of stars)