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necromancy - black magic; sorcery; dealings with the dead; art that professes to communicate with the spirits of the dead so as to predict the future; CF. necromancer; CF. necro+divination; CF. necro-: death; Ex. necropolis
energize - invigorate; give energy to; make forceful and active
gyroscope - apparatus used to maintain balance, ascertain direction, etc.
verdigris - green coating or patina on copper which has been exposed to the weather
salacious - lascivious; lustful; Ex. salacious monk
insatiable - not easily satisfied; unquenchable; Ex. insatiable appetite
generic - characteristic of an entire class or species; of a genus
avid - greedy; extremely eager for; Ex. avid learner; N. avidity
apprehend - arrest (a criminal); dread; perceive; N. apprehension
expeditious - done with speed; quick; N. expedition