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lucid - easily understood; clear; intelligible; N. lucidity
plait - braid; interwine; interweave strands or lengths of; make by weaving strands together; Ex. plaited hair; N: braided length as of hair o fabric; CF. pigtail, ponytail
contrite - penitent; repentant; N. contrition
layman - man who is not a cleric; man who is nonprofessional
incommodious - not spacious; inconvenient
aegis - shield; protection; defense
dyslexia - word blindness; learning disorder marked by impairment of the ability to read
bloated - (unpleasantly) swollen or puffed as with water or air
blemish - mar; spoil the beauty or perfection of; N: flaw or defect (that spoils perfection); Ex. blemishes in the crystal; CF. unblemished
sanctuary - place of refuge; shelter; shrine; holy place; Ex. The outlaw was granted sanctuary in the church.