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phoenix - symbol of immortality or rebirth; Ex. phoenix rising from its ashes
pedagogue - teacher; CF. child leader
requisition - formal demand or request; Ex. requisition for more computing equipment; V.
euthanasia - mercy killing
championship - position of champion; defense or support; competition held to determine a champion
lottery - contest in which winners are selected in a drawing of lots
touchstone - stone used to test the fineness of gold alloys; criterion; standard
encumber - burden; N. encumbrance
navigable - (of a body of water) wide and deep enough to allow ships to pass through; (of a ship or aircraft) able to be steered
serendipity - gift for finding valuable things by accident; accidental good fortune or luck; CF. The Three Princes of Serendip