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exquisite - delicate; very finely made; extremely beautiful; Ex. exquisite piece of jewelry
ensue - follow (as a result)
pessimism - belief that life is basically bad or evil; gloominess; tendency to take the gloomiest possible view of a situation; ADJ. pessimistic
pallid - pale; wan; Ex. pallid complexion
eerie - weird; causing fear because strange
maladroit - clumsy; not skillful; awkward; bungling
maxim - proverb; truth pithily stated
forte - strong point or special talent in a person's character
ornithologist - scientific student of birds; N. ornithology: scientific study of birds
ichthyology - study of fish; CF. ichthyo-: fish