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malady - illness
comity - courtesy; civility; Ex. comity of nations
impersonal - not being a person; not showing personal feelings; Ex. impersonal force/manner/organization
crypt - secret recess or vault usually used for burial; underground room (under a church)
pilfer - steal things of small value; filch; snitch
gape - open widely; open the mouth wide; stare wonderingly with the mouth open; CF. agape
vicissitude - change (esp. from good to bad); change of fortune; CF. the last emperor of China
impassive - without feeling; expressionless; imperturbable; stoical; Ex. impassive face
mayhem - injury to body; crime of willfully maiming or crippling a person; violent disorder; Ex. mayhem in the zoo; CF. maim
verbiage - pompous array of words; too many unnecessary words; wordiness