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palpitate - throb; beat rapidly; flutter; tremble; Ex. Her heart began to palpitate.
azure - sky blue
eccentric - irregular; odd; unconventional; whimsical; bizarre; not concentric
heresy - opinion contrary to popular belief; opinion contrary to accepted religion; ADJ. heretical; CF. heretic
incapacitate - disable; N. incapacity: lack of capacity
kleptomaniac - person who has a compulsive desire to steal
attentive - alert and watchful; listening carefully; paying attention; considerate; thoughtful; politely helpful; Ex. attentive audience; Ex. He was attentive to the old lady; N. attentions: act of courtesy and consideration
rummage - ransack; thoroughly search
immure - imprison; shut up in confinement; CF. wall
oratorio - dramatic poem set to music; long musical work with singing but without acting; CF. cantata