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fauna - animals of a period or region; CF. flora
bequeath - leave to someone by means of a will; hand down in his will; N. bequest
subpoena - writ(written command issued by a court) summoning a witness to appear in court; V: summon with a subpoena
repudiate - disown; disavow; deny
lackluster - lacking luster(shine; gloss); dull
terminology - terms used in a science or art; study of nomenclature
staid - serious and sedate; sober; Ex. staid during the funeral ceremony
ceremonious - marked by formality; extremely formal and polite; CF. ceremony: conventional social courtesy
indenture - bind as servant or apprentice to master; bind by indenture; N: contract binding one party into the service of another for a specified time (as between an apprentice and his master)
diurnal - daily; occurring during the daytime