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lagoon - shallow body of water or lake near a sea; lake separated from a sea by sandbars or coral reefs
apropos - with reference to; regarding; Ex. remarks apropos (of) the present situation; ADJ. ADV.
resonant - (of a sound) echoing; resounding(sounding loudly); deep and full in sound; producing resonance; Ex. resonant voice; N. resonance
syllogism - logical formula consisting of a major premise, a minor premise and a conclusion; deceptive or specious argument
petrify - turn to stone; cause to become stonelike; stun or paralyze
promontory - headland
formality - ceremonious quality; ceremonious adherence to rules; something done just for form's sake; Ex. mere formality
acerbity - bitterness of speech and temper; ADJ. acerbic: bitter; acrid (in taste, manner, or tone)
annotate - comment; make explanatory notes
ventral - abdominal