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carapace - shell covering the back (of a turtle, tortoise, crab, etc.)
glaze - cover with a thin and shiny surface; apply a glaze to; N: thin, smooth, shiny coating (as for pottery); Ex. unglazed pottery
agitate - stir up; disturb
sardonic - scornfully mocking; disdainful; sarcastic; cynical; Ex. sardonic smile
ordinance - decree; authoritative order
decrepitude - state of collapse or weakness caused by illness or old age
subpoena - writ(written command issued by a court) summoning a witness to appear in court; V: summon with a subpoena
unison - unity of pitch (in musical performance); complete accord; Ex. The choir sang in unison.
limber - flexible; supple; pliable; V.
propitious - favorable; auspicious; advantageous; fortunate; Ex. propitious day/sign