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scaffold - temporary platform for workers (to work at heights above the ground); bracing framework; platform for execution
hone - sharpen (a tool); N: whetstone for sharpening a tool
terminology - terms used in a science or art; study of nomenclature
indifferent - unmoved or unconcerned by; having no interest in; mediocre; neither good nor bad
cadence - rhythmic rise and fall (of words or sounds); beat; regular beat of sound; rhythm
hereafter - life after death
salutary - tending to improve; beneficial; wholesome; Ex. The punishment had a salutary effect on the boy; CF. health
mercantile - concerning trade or merchants
ambush - act of lying in wait to attack by surprise; sudden attack made from a concealed position; Ex. lie in ambush; V.
effulgent - shining brightly; brilliant