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institutionalize - make into an institution; put or confine in an institution
pachyderm - thick-skinned animal
choreography - art of representing dances in written symbols; arrangement of dances
lank - long and thin; Ex. Lank, gaunt, Abraham Lincoln
obscure - dark; vague; unclear; not well known; Ex. obscure meaning/village; V: darken; cover; make unclear; Ex. obscure the moon/meaning
hermetic - concerning alchemy or magic; obscure and mysterious; occult
taint - contaminate; cause to lose purity; modify with a trace of something bad; Ex. tainted reputation; N: stain; touch of decay or bad influence; CF. touch
jest - playful remark or act; V. act or speak playfully
elegy - poem or song expressing lamentation (for the dead); ADJ. elegiacal, elegiac
representational - (of a style of art) showing things as they actually appear in real life