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nomenclature - terminology(system of specialized words); system of names or naming things
impiety - irreverence; lack of respect for God or piety
knell - tolling of a bell especially to indicate a funeral, disaster, etc.; sound of the funeral bell; V.
monograph - scholarly article
incriminate - accuse of or implicate in a crime; serve as evidence against; cause to seem or make guilty of a crime; Ex. incriminating evidence
indignation - anger at an injustice; Ex. righteous indignation; ADJ. indignant
tessellated - mosaic; inlaid; Ex. tessellated pattern
concede - admit; acknowledge as being true (often reluctantly); yield; grant; Ex. concede a goal
hireling - one who serves for hire (usually used contemptuously); one who works solely for compensation; Ex. hireling politician
excoriate - scold with biting harshness; censure strongly; strip the skin off