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tawdry - cheap and gaudy; Ex. tawdry jewelry
capacity - mental or physical ability; role; position or duty; ability to accommodate; Ex. in my capacity as president
ecliptic - path of the sun and the planets
Occident - the West
idiom - expression whose meaning as a whole differs from the meanings of its individual words; distinctive style (of expression); Ex. idiom of the modern popular music; ADJ. idiomatic
odoriferous - giving off an odor
sextant - navigation tool used to determine a ship's latitude and longitude (by measuring the altitudes of stars)
congenial - pleasant; friendly; in agreement with one's tastes and nature; Ex. congenial weather
lionize - treat (a person) as a celebrity
amass - collect (gradually, in a very large amount)