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lumen - unit of light energy (one candle's worth)
ventral - abdominal
halcyon - calm; peaceful; Ex. halcyon days
shimmer - shine with a flickering light; glimmer intermittently; Ex. The moonlight shimmered on the water; N.
disclaim - disown; renounce claim to; deny; CF. disclaimer
unwieldy - awkward (to carry or move); cumbersome; unmanageable
laity - laypersons; laymen; persons not connected with the clergy
gleam - brief flash of light; glow; V.
poultice - soothing application applied to sore and inflamed portions of the body
sanguinary - bloody; with much bloodshed