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apparition - ghost; phantom
periphery - outside edge especially of a round surface; perimeter; Ex. periphery of the town
ablution - washing
rickety - (of buildings) likely to break or fall apart; of rickets; CF. rickets; CF. vitamin D
austere - forbiddingly stern; ascetic; without comfort or enjoyment; severely simple and unornamented; Ex. a monk's austere life; Ex. austere grandeur of the cathedral; N. austerity
gallows - framework from which a noose is suspended (used for execution by hanging)
sectarian - of a sect; narrow-minded; parochial; N: member of a sect; narrow-minded person
indentation - notch; deep recess; V. indent; CF. tooth
procurement - obtaining; V. procure: obtain by effort; obtain (a prostitute) for another
tremulous - trembling; wavering