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reimburse - repay; pay back
cantata - story set to music to be sung by a chorus (shorter than an oratorio)
legacy - gift made by a will; something handed down from an ancestor
polygamist - one who has more than one spouse at a time; CF. bigamy; CF. polyandry
impregnate - make pregnant; fill thoroughly; saturate
portly - stout; corpulent
arrears - being in debt; money that should have been paid; work that should have been done
memorial - something, such as a monument or holiday, intended to honor the memory of a person or event; ADJ: commemorative
reprieve - postponement or cancelation of a punishment; temporary stay; V: postpone or cancel the punishment of
menial - suitable for servants; lowly; mean; N: someone who does menial work (esp. servant in a house)