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primordial - existing at the beginning (of time); rudimentary
antecedents - preceding events that influence what comes later; ancestors or early background
aggrandize - make greater; increase in power, wealth, rank, or honor; N. aggrandizement
pandemonium - wild tumult(commotion); wild noisy disorder; CF. Paradise Lost
betroth - become engaged to marry
ichthyology - study of fish; CF. ichthyo-: fish
unseemly - unbecoming; not proper in behavior; indecent; Ex. leave with unseemly haste
spectrum - colored band produced when a beam of light passes through a prism; broad and continuous range; Ex. whole spectrum of modern thoughts
gyroscope - apparatus used to maintain balance, ascertain direction, etc.
ration - fixed portion; V: distribute as rations