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occult - mysterious; secret; supernatural; beyond human comprehension; CF. mysterious to human ?; OP. bare
antithesis - contrast; direct opposite of or to; ADJ. antithetic or antithetical
prance - move about in a spirited manner (proudly and confidently)
graphite - black form of carbon used in lead pencils
pulmonary - pertaining to the lungs
rationalize - make rational; devise false reasons for (one's behavior); offer an excuse; give a plausible reason for an action in place of a true, less admirable ones; N. rationalization
encumber - burden; N. encumbrance
frustrate - thwart; defeat; prevent from accomplishing a purpose
ratiocination - reasoning; act of drawing conclusions from premises; V. ratiocinate: reason logically
ludicrous - laughable; ridiculous; trifling