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catacombs
an underground cemetry one with, tunnels, rooms, and recesses
niche
a recess in a wall or the like
clamorer
a loud uproar as from a crowd of people
vintages
a wine form a particular harvest or crop
unperceived
not thought of
irony of situation
events occur opposite of what is expected
scantlings
timbers
ignoramous
an extremely ignorant person
rheum
a thin discharge of the mucous membranes during a cold
verbal irony
the difference between what someone says and what they mean
tier
a layer
virtuoso
a person who is in the top in their field the master of something
niter
a salt or ester of nitride acid
dramatic irony
a situation in which the audience knows more of a character's situation than he does
ejaculated
an abrubt excamatory utterance
flambeaux
a flaming torch
rolequelaire
a knee length cloak worn by the men in the 18th century
connoisseurship
a person who knows, studies and judges by taste different wines