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valise
a small piece of hand luggage
gout
a painful inflammation of the joints
illumined
illuminated; lighted up
penance
a voluntary act of self mortification or devotion expressing sorrow for sin
scalding
causing a burning sensation
plummet
to fall straight down, plunge
falter
to be unsteady in purpose; waver
trajectory
the path of a projectile or other moving body through space
dilate
to make wider or larger
seance
a meeting of people to recieve spiritualistic messages
ricochet
to rebound from a surface
gingerly
cautiously
pedantone
who pays undue attention the book learning and formal rules
convolution
a form or part that is folded or coiled
sloth
aversion to work or extertion
bombardment
the attack using bombs, shells, or missiles
scythe
an implement with a long curved single edged blade and a long bent handle
pheonix
a mythical 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