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alcove - nook; recess
ordination - ceremony conferring holy orders; ceremony of ordaining a priest
resurrect - revive
rancor - long-lasting hatred; bitterness; Ex. negotiation without rancor; ADJ. rancorous
pedestrian - ordinary; dull; unimaginative(lacking in imagination); going on foot; Ex. pedestrian prose; N.
engulf - surround and swallow up
improvident - thriftless; not providing for the future
gavel - hammerlike tool; mallet(wooden hammer) used by a presiding officer or an auctioneer; V.
senility - old age; feeblemindedness of old age; ADJ. senile: resulting from old age; showing the weakness of body or mind from old age; Ex. senile dementia
sear - burn the surface of; char or burn; brand; parch; cause (a plant) to wither