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potentate - monarch; sovereign
assent - agree; accept; N. assessment
pillory - punish by placing in a wooden frame or pillory; subject or expose to criticism and ridicule; N.
fauna - animals of a period or region; CF. flora
emend - correct (usually a text); N. emendation: correction of errors; improvement
castrate - remove the sex organs (of a male animal or person)
ecologist - person concerned with the interrelationship between living organisms and their environment; person concerned with the detrimental effects of human civilization on the environment; CF. ecology
environ - enclose; surround; N. environs: surrounding area (as of a city)
abstruse - obscure; profound; difficult to understand
nomenclature - terminology(system of specialized words); system of names or naming things