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clavicle - collarbone
ostensible - apparent; appearing as such; professed(pretended); pretended; Ex. ostensible purpose of the expedition
nausea - feeling of sickness and desire to vomit; disgust; CF. seasickness
indelible - not able to be erased
plenitude - abundance; plenty; great amount; completeness; fullness; CF. plenary, plenty
penance - self-imposed punishment for sin; Ex. do penance for one's sins; CF. penitent
anvil - iron block used in hammering out metals
meteoric - like a meteor; swift; momentarily brilliant; Ex. meteoric rise to fame; N. meteor
courier - messenger
headfirst - moving with the head leading; headlong