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papyrus - ancient paper made from stem of papyrus plant
imprecation - curse; swearword
limbo - region near heaven or hell where certain souls are kept; prison (slang); Ex. Purgatory and Limbo
dawdle - loiter; hang around; waste time doing nothing
palatial - of or suitable for a palace; magnificent
plutocracy - society ruled by the wealthy
palpitate - throb; beat rapidly; flutter; tremble; Ex. Her heart began to palpitate.
peruse - read through with care; N. perusal
linger - loiter or dawdle; be slow in leaving; delay going; continue or persist; be slow to disappear; Ex. The smell lingered for days.
infidel - unbeliever (with respect to a particular religion)