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aperture - opening; hole; adjustable opening in a camera that limits the amount of light
hone - sharpen (a tool); N: whetstone for sharpening a tool
ominous - threatening; of an evil omen
caucus - private meeting of a group of people in a political party to select officers or determine policy; CF. the Caucus club of Boston
colloquy - informal discussion; conversation
finite - limited
gloss_over - explain away with the intention of deceiving or hiding faults
drama - prose or verse composition to be performed by actors; play; exciting and unusual situation
cataract - great waterfall; eye abnormality (causing a gradual loss of eyesight)
matriculate - enroll (in college or graduate school); CF. matrix