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bisect
to cut into wedges; to divide into two equal part
discretion
good judgment; wise caution; individual freedom to judge
encore
a further performance given on demand; a demand for further performance
hectic
very excited or confusing; hurried
inaudible
unable to be hear
intonation
the rising and falling pitch of the voice
inventory
the stock of goods or merchandise on hand; an accounting of goods; any detailed list; to list merchandise or belonging
lavish
very generous in giving or spending; costly; abundant; to give or spend freely
mimic
one who imitates another; to make fun of by imitating; to copy closely
nominal
in name only; small; not worth considering
oratory
skillful public speaking
orthodox
adhering to accepted beliefs, especially in religion; approved or conventional
ovation
an enthusiastic and prolonged applause; an enthusiastic reception or tribute
panorama
an unlimited view in all directions; constantly changing scene; a comprehensive survey; a picture unrolled before the spectator
patio
a paved area near a house that overlooks a lawn or garden
replica
a copy; a reproduction; a duplicate
resourceful
capable of thinking of ways to do things; having the ability to act effectively; clever
rostrum
a raised platform for public speaking
soliloquy
a speech a character makes to himself or herself on stage that reveals his or her thoughts to the audience
tripod
a three-legged stand for a camera; anything that stands on three leg