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abyss - enormous chasm; vast bottomless pit
necromancy - black magic; sorcery; dealings with the dead; art that professes to communicate with the spirits of the dead so as to predict the future; CF. necromancer; CF. necro+divination; CF. necro-: death; Ex. necropolis
modulate - tone down in intensity; change the intensity or tone of; regulate; change from one musical key to another; Ex. modulate from E to G
crossbreed - hybridize; N: hybrid; CF. interbreed; CF. inbreed
artful - exhibiting art or skill; deceitful; cunning; CF. artifice
gyroscope - apparatus used to maintain balance, ascertain direction, etc.
impasse - predicament(dangerous condition) from which there is no escape; situation allowing for no further progress
concomitant - that which accompanies; Ex. Deafnes is a frequent concommitant of old age; ADJ: existing or happening together with something else
anticlimax - letdown in thought or emotion; something unexciting, ordinary, or disappointing coming after something important or exciting
edify - instruct; correct morally