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slaughterhouse
abattoir
relinquish formally, renounce
abdicate
a stopping of a customary practice
abeyance
confused or unintelligible language
abracadabra
of or relating to the partly digested food resulting from the action of gastric juice
chymous
any insect of the family Cicadidae- also called "locust"
cicada
one who acts as a guide to or shows the sights to
cicerone
a fine conductor that is rendered incandescent by the passage of an electric current
filament
the use of extreme delaying tactics in an attempt to prevent action
filibuster
a British unit of weight for butter equal to 56 pounds
firkin
a long light but strong rope used with a running noose for catching livestock
lariat
a term that means to play written music in a somewhat slow manner
larghetto
act as a detective or investigator, search for information or facts
sleuth
a luncheon or supper buffet offering a variety of foods and dishes
smorgasbord
in a manner marked by ill temper
peevishly