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corpus - collection (of writings or information); Ex. the corpus of Shakespear's works; Cf. corpse
verisimilar - having the appearance of truth or reality; probable or likely to be true; plausible
orthodox - traditional; (of someone) conservative in belief; adhering to an established doctrine
relegate - put into a lower or worse place; banish to an inferior position; delegate; assign; Ex. relegate the old furniture to the children's room; Ex. relegated to the second division
masticate - chew
paradox - something apparently contradictory in nature (that may nonetheless be true); statement that looks false but is actually correct
pillory - punish by placing in a wooden frame or pillory; subject or expose to criticism and ridicule; N.
imperil - put in danger
crevice - crack; fissure
acrid - bitter (to the taste or smell); sharp; bitterly pungent