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latch - fastening or lock consisting of a movable bar that fits into a notch; V: close with a latch
symbiosis - interdependent relationship (between groups, species) often mutually beneficial; ADJ. symbiotic; CF. together + life
numismatist - person who collects coins; N. numismatics: study or collection of money, coins, and medals
collage - work of art put together from fragments
marvel - To become filled with wonder or astonishment; N. One that evokes surprise, admiration, or wonder.
gross - total; fragrant; clearly wrong; (of people's behavior) coarse; corpulent; Ex. gross insolence/behavior; V: earn as a total amount; N: 12 dozens
elevation - elevated position; altitude; height; flat upright side of a building; angle made by pointing a gun; Ex. The elevation of her style is much admired; Ex. front elevation of the house
taciturn - habitually silent; talking little
stygian - unpleasantly dark; gloomy; hellish; deathly; CF. Styx: the chief river in the subterranean land of the dead
pitfall - hidden danger; concealed trap