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lunar - pertaining to the moon
ramification - branching out; subdivision; one branch of a system; one of the results following from an action or decision; Ex. ramifications of a business/the decision
derivation - deriving; origin or source of something; Ex. the derivation of the word
irresolute - uncertain how to act; weak; lacking in resolution; indecisive; N. irresolution
crypt - secret recess or vault usually used for burial; underground room (under a church)
strident - loud and harsh; insistent; N. stridency
conceit - vanity or self-love; too high opinion of one's own value; extravagant metaphor (in poetry)
maritime - bordering on(adjacent to) the sea; nautical; of the ships or the sea; Ex. Maritime Provinces
sensitization - process of being made sensitive or acutely responsive to an external agent or substance; V. sensitize: make or become sensitive
jetsam - things thrown from a ship (to lighten the ship)