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ordinance - decree; authoritative order
grotto - small cavern
sublimate - refine; purify; replace (natural urges) with socially acceptable activities; change between a solid state and a gaseous state
finery - beautiful clothes for a special occasion
arduous - hard; strenuous; Ex. arduous work
rostrum - raised platform for speech-making; pulpit
dexterous - skillful; skill in using hands or mind; N. dexterity
welter - wallow (as in mud or high seas); lie soaked (as in blood); Ex. The victims weltered in their blood.
contrivance - something contrived; machine or apparatus; clever deceitful plan; scheme
statutory - created by statute or legislative action; regulated by statute; Ex. statutory age limit