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natation - swimming
incendiary - arsonist; ADJ: causing fire; of arson; Ex. incendiary bomb
impiety - irreverence; lack of respect for God or piety
penology - study of prison management and criminal rehabilitation
rightful - legally correct; Ex. rightful owner
vituperative - abusive; scolding; V. vituperate: berate; scold; rail against abusively
creep - move with body close to the ground; move stealthily or slowly; N.
attenuate - make thin; weaken
encircle - surround
empathy - ability to identify with another's feelings, ideas, etc.; identification with and understanding of another's feelings; V. empathize; CF. sympathy