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caption - title; chapter heading; text under illustration
inordinate - beyond reasonable limits; unrestrained; excessive; Ex. inordinate demands
galleon - large three-masted sailing ship
elegy - poem or song expressing lamentation (for the dead); ADJ. elegiacal, elegiac
actuary - someone who advises insurance companies
aspire - seek to attain (position or status); long for; Ex. aspire to become president; Ex. aspire to/after the leadership
impiety - irreverence; lack of respect for God or piety
muster - gather; assemble (troops); Ex. muster up one's strength for the ordeal; N.
scuffle - struggle confusedly; move off in a confused hurry; N. CF. scuffling twins ?
sedition - conduct or language inciting rebellion; rebellion; resistance to authority; insubordination; ADJ. seditious