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::: suppliant - entreating; beseeching; N.
::: hackles - hairs on back and neck, especially of a dog; Ex. make someone's hackles rise
::: tatter - torn piece of cloth; ADJ. tattered: (of clothes) old and torn; (of a person) dressed in old torn clothes
::: lumen - unit of light energy (one candle's worth)
::: gregarious - sociable; (of an animal) tending to form a group
::: abbreviate - shorten
::: whimsical - capricious; fanciful; amusingly strange
::: aperture - opening; hole; adjustable opening in a camera that limits the amount of light
::: barterer - trader; V. barter: trade; exchange good for other goods rather than money
::: jargon - language used by special group; technical terminology; gibberish; nonsensical or incoherent talk