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gazette - official periodical publication; newspaper
douse - plunge into water or liquid; dip; immerse; drench; wet throughly; extinguish; throw water over; dowse
brink - edge (at the top of a cliff); Ex. on the brink of the Grand Canyon
salient - prominent; projecting beyond a line; conspicuous; Ex. salient features
apiculture - bee-keeping
bandy - discuss lightly or glibly; discuss in a frivolous manner; exchange (words) heatedly; quarrel; Ex. bandy words with
varnish - paint used to coat a surface with a glossy film; glossy coating produced by using this substance; Ex. nail varnish; V.
irretrievable - impossible to recover or regain; CF. retrieve
bristle - short stiff hair; V: (hair or fur) stand up stiffly
enclave - territory enclosed within an alien land