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::: credence - belief
::: pulpit - raised platform used in preaching (in a church)
::: salient - prominent; projecting beyond a line; conspicuous; Ex. salient features
::: jetsam - things thrown from a ship (to lighten the ship)
::: complaisant - trying to please; obliging; willing to please others
::: surveillance - close observation of a person (esp. one under suspicion); watching; guarding
::: lurid - wild; sensational; graphic; gruesome; horrible; Ex. lurid details of the murder
::: sonic - of sound or its speed in air; CF. subsonic, supersonic
::: mimicry - imitation
::: anthropoid - manlike; resembling a human being; N.