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urn
a vase used to hold ashes of the dead after cremation
commotion
a condition of unrest or disorder
intrigue
to form a plot or scheme secretly
curator
a person having the care and superintendence of something
ornate
flowery; showy; unnatural
conspicuous
obvious to the eye or mind
tapestry
a heavy woven cloth with decorative designs & pictures
exchequer
a state office charged with collecting and managing royal money
accumulate
collected into a quantity
embalm
to treat a dead body to protect from decay
carbon dioxide
a colorless, odorless gas that passes out of the lungs
mediocre
of a middle quality
perilous
involving danger; full of risk
exhaustive
testing all possibilities or considering all elements
mimic
inclined to copy
condemn
to pronounce or find guilty
acquisition
the act of gaining possession of something
impostor
one that assumes a title, character, or identity that is not his own
chauffeur
a person that is hired to drive people or property
canopy
a covering for shelter or protection