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chase - ornament a metal surface by indenting; follow rapidly to catch
ambience - environment; atmosphere; Ex. restraurant with a pleasant ambience; ADJ. ambient: completely surrounding; Ex. ambient temperature
exhale - breathe out; OP. inhale
cipher - nonentity; worthless person or thing; zero; secret code; V.
hone - sharpen (a tool); N: whetstone for sharpening a tool
stratified - divided into classes; arranged into strata; V. stratify
surmise - guess; N.
polar - of a pole; characterized by opposite extremes; Ex. polar opposites
dilapidated - falling to pieces; in a bad condition; ruined because of neglect; Ex. dilapidated old car/castle; N. dilapidation
dour - sullen; gloomy; stubborn