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hydrophobia - fear of water; rabies
gorge - narrow canyon; steep rocky cleft; ravine (made by a stream which runs through it)
tertiary - third in order or rank
incite - arouse to action; goad; motivate; induce to exist; Ex. incite a riot/the crowd to rebellion
unction - the act of anointing with oil; Ex. extreme unction
ineffable - unutterable; not to be uttered; taboo; that cannot be expressed in speech; indescribable; unspeakable; inexpressible; Ex. ineffable name/joy
expenditure - payment or expense; expending; something expended; output; Ex. receipt for the expenditure; Ex. expenditure of all the energy
wily - crafty; cunning; artful; N. wile: deceitful stratagem
secession - withdrawal; V. secede: withdraw formally from membership
unctuous - oily; bland; insincerely suave