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acrophobia - fear of heights
trickle - flow in drops or in a thin stream; N.
resilient - elastic; having the power of springing back; able to recover quickly (as from misfortune)
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
saga - Scandinavian myth; any legend; long heroic narrative
compound - combine; produce by combining; increase; make worse by adding to or increasing; exacerbate; Ex. compound an error; ADJ: consisting of two or more parts; N: combination of two or more parts; area enclosed by a wall containing a group of buildings; Ex. factory compound; CF. complex
fictitious - imaginary; non-existent; purposely invented to deceive; untrue; Ex. fictitious name/boyfriend; CF. fictional
revulsion - sudden strong feeling of disgust; sudden violent change of feeling; negative reaction; Ex. revulsion from the scenes of torture
gallows - framework from which a noose is suspended (used for execution by hanging)
palatial - of or suitable for a palace; magnificent