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optician - maker and seller of eyeglasses
nourishment - something that nourishes; food
gouge - overcharge (with high price); extort from; Ex. gouge the public; CF. usury
colossus - gigantic statue; person or thing of great size or importance
sportive - playful; frolicsome; merry; CF. sport: play or frolic; CF. sportsmanlike
hummock - small hill; hillock
miserly - stingy; mean
acerbity - bitterness of speech and temper; ADJ. acerbic: bitter; acrid (in taste, manner, or tone)
catechism - book for religious instruction in question-and-answer form; religious instruction by question and answer; V. catechize
explicit - totally clear; definite; outspoken