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Scabbard
A sheath, as for a dagger or sword
Conspire
to agree together, esp. secretly, to do something wrong, evil, or illegal
Scimitar
a curved, single-edged sword of Oriental origin
Brandish
to shake or wave, as a weapon; flourish
Dialect
A regional or social variety of a language distinguished by pronunciation, grammar, or vocabulary, especially a variety of speech differing from the standard literary language or speech pattern of the culture in which it exists: Cockney is a dialect of English
Prognostication
To predict according to present indications or signs; foretell
Monotony
Uniformity or lack of variation in pitch, intonation, or inflection
Tracts
A leaflet or pamphlet containing a declaration or appeal, especially one put out by a religious or political group
Agitated
excited; disturbed
Centurion
The commander of a century in the Roman army
Scarab
A scarabaeid beetle, especially Scarabaeus sacer, regarded as sacred by the ancient Egyptians
Alchemy
a form of chemistry and speculative philosophy practiced in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance and concerned principally with discovering methods for transmuting baser metals into gold and with finding a universal solvent and an elixir of life