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sentinel - sentry; lookout
cardinal - chief; most important; N: priest; cardinal number: number that shows quantity rather thatn order
intimidate - frighten; N. intimidation
mural - wall painting
lampoon - ridicule; N: written attack ridiculing or satirizing a person, group, or institution
traverse - go through or across
graze - (of an animal) feed on growing grass; cause (an animal) to feed on grass; scrape (esp. the skin) or touch lightly in passing; brush; Ex. We can't graze the cattle till summer; N: surface wound
cantata - story set to music to be sung by a chorus (shorter than an oratorio)
bound - leap or spring; limit or confine; constitute the limit of; Ex. bounded by Canada; N: leap or jumping; boundary; ADJ: certain; having a duty to do something (legally or morally); confined by bonds; Ex. We are bound to be late; Ex. I am bound to say my opinion; CF. bounce, rebound
wizardry - sorcery; magic