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patina - green crust on old bronze works or copper; tone slowly taken by varnished painting
insurgent - rebellious; N.
usurp - seize another's power or rank (without legal authority); supplant; appropriate; N. usurpation; CF. take for one's own use
unearthly - not earthly; supernatural; weird; ghostly
grievance - cause of complaint; complaint
expansive - (of a person) outgoing and sociable; broad and extensive; able to increase in size
entomology - study of insects
healthful - conducive to good health; Ex. healthful mountain air
reinstate - restore to a previous condition or position
bivouac - temporary encampment; camp without tents; V.