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::: chronicle - report; record (in chronological order)
::: sloth - slow moving tree-dwelling mammal; laziness; ADJ. slothful: lazy; indolent
::: caption - title; chapter heading; text under illustration
::: cohabit - live together
::: throb - (of a heart or machine) beat rapidly or violently; N. Ex. hearthrob: heartbeat; sweetheart
::: contempt - scorn; disdain; ADJ. contemptuous; CF. contemptible
::: plane - carpenter's tool for smoothing and leveling wood; V. CF. flat
::: surreptitious - done secretly; secret; furtive; sneaky; hidden
::: overture - musical introduction to a long musical piece; first offer or proposal (to begin talks in the hope of reaching an agreement); Ex. overtures for peace
::: upshot - outcome; final result