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olfactory
relating to smell
ethic
set of moral principles or standards
ineffable
indescribable, overwhelming
emblem
symbol
grope
to fumble or feel around w/o guidance w/ uncertainty
portly
well built, big, fat, but dignified
sybaritic
one from Sybaris, an ancient Greek city in Italy
galactic
relating to the galaxy, especially milky way, huge
cosmology
study of universe
sanction
to authorize, an authorization/support/law, or a restriction/penalty
immutable
unchallengeable, absolute
firmament
the sky, or a sphere of celebrities of a particular field (acting, sports, etc)
resonance
character, quality, tone, significance
agape
astonished, open mouthed
supernova
exploding star
seethe
to churn, boil, fume, teem
demesne
possession of own land, estate, or realm of monarch
ascetic
austere, frugal, abstinent, disciplined
copernicus
the guy who declared the heliocentric universe, or large crater in moon
ptolemy
proponent of geocentric universe (earth in center)
munificent
generous, magnanimous
ellipse
a shape like an oval
percipience
insightfulness
cerebration
activity of the mental processes; thinking
unorthodox
unconventional, heretical, nonconformist