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benediction - blessing
troth - pledge of good faith especially in betrothal; betrothal; Ex. by my troth
herpetologist - one who studies reptiles; CF. herpetology: branch of zoology that deals with reptiles and amphibians
obeisance - bow (to show respect and obedience)
bristling - rising like bristles; showing irritation
staccato - played in an abrupt manner; marked by abrupt sharp sound; Ex. staccato applause
veneer - thin surface layer (of good quality wood, glued to a base of inferior material); cover; surface show; fa\c{c}ade; V.
sedulous - diligent; assiduous; paying attention; N. sedulity
irreconcilable - impossible to reconcile; incompatible; not able to be resolved
grill - question severely; cook on a grill; broil; N: cooking surface of parallel metal bars