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scurry - move hastily; hurry; move briskly
foppish - vain about dress and appearance; N. fop: man who takes too much interest in his clothes and appearance
captious - faultfinding; too critical
deify - turn into a god; make a god of; idolize; Ex. Kings were deified; CF. deity
martial - warlike; of war; Ex. martial art/law
tonsure - shaving of the head especially by person entering religious orders; V.
timbre - quality of a musical tone produced by a musical instrument (which distinguishes it from others of the same pitch)
amplify - increase in size or effect; expand; broaden or clarify by expanding; intensify; make stronger; Ex. amplify one's remarks with a graph
nether - lower; Ex. nether garments/regions
parchment - writing material made from the skin of a sheep or goat