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didactic - (of speech or writing) intended to teach a moral lesson; teaching; instructional; N. didacticism
hireling - one who serves for hire (usually used contemptuously); one who works solely for compensation; Ex. hireling politician
catcall - shout of disapproval or displeasure (made at the theater or a sports match); boo; V.
ethnology - study of humankind; study of the different races of human beings; CF. anthropology
granary - storehouse for grain
nutritious - providing nourishment
smudge - dirty mark with unclear edges made by rubbing; V.
filch - steal (things of small value)
baffle - frustrate; perplex
memento - token; reminder of the past; keepsake; Ex. memento of your visit