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fancy - imagination (of a whimsical or fantastic nature); capricious liking; V: imagine; be fond of; ADJ. decorative; elaborate
erode - eat away; wear away gradually by abrasion; Ex. The sea erodes the rocks.
cardiologist - doctor specializing in ailments of the heart
dormant - sleeping; temporarily inactive; lethargic; latent
gerrymander - change voting district lines in order to favor a political party; N. CF. Elbridge Gerry + (sala)mander
shackle - chain; fetter; confine with shackles; N.
anarchy - absence of governing body; state of disorder
flicker - burn unsteadily or fitfully; move waveringly; N: flickering movement or light; brief sensation; Ex. flicker of excitement
repose - resting; state of being at rest; calmness; V: lie at rest; relax; put or place; Ex. repose our hopes in a single man
drone - idle person who lives on other people's work; male bee