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sheaf - bundle of stalks of grain; any bundle of things tied together
discourse - serious speech, writing, or conversation; formal discussion (either written or spoken); conversation; V.
thrall - slave; bondage; slavery; Ex. Her beauty held him in thrall; CF. enthrall
alliteration - repetition of beginning sound in poetry
insidious - treacherous; stealthy; sly; working or spreading harmfully in a stealthy manner; Ex. insidious spreading of dry rot
subliminal - below the threshold of conscious perception; Ex. subliminal advertisement
obsidian - black volcanic rock
parallelism - state of being parallel; similarity; analogy
affidavit - written statement made under oath (for use as proof in a court of law)
indiscriminate - choosing at random; confused; not based on careful distinctions