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::: nihilist - one who considers traditional beliefs to be groundless and existence meaningless; absolute skeptic; revolutionary terrorist; CF. nihilism: belief that nothing has meaning or value; belief that destruction of existing political or social institutions is necessary for future improvement
::: cartographer - map-maker
::: cremate - incinerate (a corpse); N. crematory, crematorium
::: vigilante - one who without authority assumes law enforcement powers
::: holster - leather pistol case (that hangs on a belt around the waist)
::: prophylactic - used to prevent disease; N: something prophylactic; condom; N. prophylaxis: prevention of disease
::: larceny - theft; Ex. petit larceny
::: comprehend - include; understand
::: schism - division into factions (esp. within a religious body); split
::: arbitrate - act as judge (at the request of both sides)