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uncanny - strange; mysterious; Ex. uncanny knack
plait - braid; interwine; interweave strands or lengths of; make by weaving strands together; Ex. plaited hair; N: braided length as of hair o fabric; CF. pigtail, ponytail
paradox - something apparently contradictory in nature (that may nonetheless be true); statement that looks false but is actually correct
docket - program as for trial; book where such entries are made; list of things to be done; agenda; label fixed to a package listing contents or directions; V: describe in a docket
edifice - building (of imposing size)
trinket - knickknack; bauble; cheap jewelry
convene - come together; assemble; call to meet; Ex. convene the council
chant - tune(melody) in which a number of words are sung on the same note; V: sing (a chant); utter (a slogan) in the manner of a chant
murky - dark and gloomy; thick with fog; vague; Ex. murky night/fog; N. murk: partial or complete darkness; gloom
palpitate - throb; beat rapidly; flutter; tremble; Ex. Her heart began to palpitate.