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Word: scholarly

Definition: full of learning; erudite; like a scholar; Ex. scholarly journal

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::: doldrums - blues; listlessness(lack of spirit or energy); slack(inactive) period; period of stagnation; ocean area near the equator where ships cannot move because there is no wind; Ex. in the doldrums
::: absolve - pardon (an offense)
::: mortician - undertaker; CF. death
::: nutritious - providing nourishment
::: mausoleum - monumental tomb; large stately tomb; CF. Mausolos
::: incentive - spur; motive; something which encourages one to greater activity
::: anthropologist - student of the history and science of humankind
::: venerable - deserving high respect; commanding respect; CF. command: deserve and get
::: homily - sermon; tedious moralizing lecture; serious warning; ADJ. homiletic
::: portend - foretell; presage; be a sign or warning of; N. portent: sign; omen; forewarning