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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
hoodwink - deceive; delude
tutelary - protective; pertaining to a guardianship; Ex. tutelary deities
faculty - mental or bodily powers; teaching staff
conformity - harmony; agreement with established rules or customs; similarity; Ex. behave in conformity with; V. conform: be similar; act in agreement; comply; Ex. conform to the rule; CF. conformance
laceration - torn ragged wound; V. lacerate: tear (the skin as with broken glass); wound
benison - blessing
sedentary - requiring sitting; done while sitting; not moving from one place to another; settled; Ex. sedentary job/population
conservatory - (conservatoire) school of the fine arts (especially music or drama); glass-enclosed area; CF. conservancy
accretion - growth or increase in size by gradual addition; growth; increase; increase by natural growth; Ex. towers and other accretions of the castle; V. accrete