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mayhem - injury to body; crime of willfully maiming or crippling a person; violent disorder; Ex. mayhem in the zoo; CF. maim
benefactor - gift giver; patron; person who does good or who gives money for a good purpose
tessellated - mosaic; inlaid; Ex. tessellated pattern
convivial - pleasantly merry; festive; joyous; gay; characterized by joviality; jovial
collation - a light meal; collating
scintilla - trace; minute amount; shred; least bit; Ex. There is not a scintilla of truth; CF. spark
serendipity - gift for finding valuable things by accident; accidental good fortune or luck; CF. The Three Princes of Serendip
comeuppance - deserts; well-deserved punishment or misfortune; rebuke
incline - slope; slant; Ex. steep incline
boon - blessing; benefit; something very helpful