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compile - assemble; gather; accumulate; make (a report or a book) from facts and information found in various places; Ex. compile a dictionary
prologue - introduction (to a poem or play)
larceny - theft; Ex. petit larceny
extraneous - not essential; irrelevant; superfluous; external; coming from the outside; Ex. extraneous details/noise/to the subject
jaded - tired or uninterested by surfeit; fatigued; surfeited; worn out; wearied; Ex. jaded appetite
ethereal - like a spirit or fairy; unearthly light; heavenly; unusually refined; Ex. She has an ethereal beauty; CF. ether: upper air
solstice - point or time at which the sun is farthest from the equator
vouch - give a personal guarantee; Ex. I can vouch for his integrity; N. voucher
epistemologist - philosopher who studies the nature of knowledge; N. epistemology
apologist - one who writes in defense of a cause or institution; N. apologia