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cornice - projecting molding on building (usually above columns or pillars); ó
traverse - go through or across
decadence - decay; fall to a lower level (of morality, civilization, or art); ADJ. decadent
trepidation - fear; nervous apprehension
chase - ornament a metal surface by indenting; follow rapidly to catch
dictum - authoritative and weighty statement (made by a judge in court); saying; maxim; CF. obiter dictum: incidental, nonbinding remark (something said in passing)
aberration - deviation from the normal; mental disorder
inerrancy - infallibility
odium - detestation; quality of being odious; hatefulness; disrepute (resulting from hateful conduct)
determination - resolve; firmness of purpose; measurement or calculation; decision