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ballistics
the science of the motion of projectiles in flight
cacophony
harshness in the sound of words or phrases
fahrenheit
relating or conforming to a thermometric scale on which under standard atmospheric pressure the boiling point of water is at 212 degrees above the zero of the scale
imperceptiably
Impossible or difficult to perceive by the mind or senses
mausoleum
a burial place for the bodies or remains of many individuals, often of a single family, usually in the form of a small building.
melancholy
a gloomy state of mind, feeling sad
salamander
ny of various small lizardlike amphibians of the order Caudata, having porous scaleless skin and four, often weak or rudimentary legs.
melancholy
a gloomy state of mind, feeling sad
phoenix
A bird in Egyptian mythology that lived in the desert for 500 years and then consumed itself by fire, later to rise renewed from its ashes.
proboscis
A human nose, especially a prominent one.
venomous
poisonous
stolid
unemotional, showing no emotion