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totem - animal, plant, or natural object serving as a symbol of a clan or family; representation of this; Ex. totem pole
tribulation - suffering; ordeal; distress; trial
tribune - official of ancient Rome elected by the plebians to protect their rights; protector of the people
forensic - suitable to debate or courts of law; of or used in legal proceedings and the tracking of criminals; Ex. forensic science/medicine
concise - brief and compact
circuit - closed circular line around an area; circumference; regularly repeated journey from place to place
patronize - support; act superior toward; treat in a condescending manner; be a customer of; N. patron: one that supports; regular customer; N. patronage; CF. boycott
lionize - treat (a person) as a celebrity
decadence - decay; fall to a lower level (of morality, civilization, or art); ADJ. decadent
nocturnal - done or active at night; Ex. nocturnal animals/raids; CF. nocturne