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hone - sharpen (a tool); N: whetstone for sharpening a tool
indissoluble - permanent; impossible to dissolve or disintegrate
paucity - scarcity; dearth
incendiary - arsonist; ADJ: causing fire; of arson; Ex. incendiary bomb
commiserate - feel or express pity or sympathy for
proscenium - part of stage in front of curtain; front arch of a stage
penumbra - partial shadow (in an eclipse); CF. almost shadow
lance - pierce with a lance; cut into; N: spearlike weapon
cursive - (of writing) flowing; running; having the successive letters joined
duration - length of time something lasts