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effigy - dummy; likeness of a person made of wood, paper, or stone; Ex. burn an effigy of the President
avuncular - of or like an uncle
import - significance; importance; meaning
culinary - relating to cooking or kitchen
predetermine - determine in advance; predestine; settle or decide beforehand; influence markedly
queasy - experiencing nausea; nauseated; easily nauseated; squeamish; Ex. feel a little queasy
frond - fern leaf; palm or banana leaf
prescience - ability to foretell the future; knowledge of actions before they occur; ADJ. prescient
engaging - charming; attractive
refraction - bending of a ray of light