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Accentuation
Call special attention to
Inquisitorial
Curious; prying
Locution
Form of expression
Imperceptible
Very slight; gradual or indistinct
Swoon
Faint
Descent
Coming down or going down from a lower place
Condemned
Pronounced guilty of a crime or wrong; convicted
Surcingle
A belt, band, or girth passing around the body of a horse to bind a saddle or pack fast to the horses back.
Pendulum
Weight hung from a fixed point that is free to swing back and forth
Ravenous
Very hungry
Auto-de-fes
The ceremony accompanying the pronouncement of judgement by the Inquisition and followed by the execution of a sentence