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cognizant
to be aware
cruz
decisive point at issue
indigent
poor
Incognito
In disguise; not known
Dilettante
superficial;a person who is or seems to be interested in a subject, but whose understanding of it is not very deep:
Qualms
feeling of doubt at to whether you are doing the right thing
Ostracize
to avoid intentionally/shun/reject
Insidious
gradually and secretly causing harm
ascetic
person who practices severe discipline and abstains from all pleasures due to religious reasons
agnostic
person that belives that the existence/nature of God cannot be proven
scholastic
concerning schools/education
crenelate
provide with batlements
encomiums
Warm, glowing praise.
A formal expression of praise; a tribute
burghers
1)A citizen of a town or borough.
2)member of the middle class.
3)A member of the mercantile class of a medieval European city.
4)A citizen of a medieval European city.
eucharist
a Christian sacrament commemorating the Last Supper by consecrating bread and wine
consecrate
1)render holy by means of religious rites
2)appoint to a clerical posts
3)dedicate to a deity by a vow
4)give entirely to a specific person, activity, or cause (Example: "Consecrate your life to the church")
compendiums
1)concise but comprehensive summary of a larger work
2)a publication containing a variety of works
misogynistic
hatred of women
pontiff

*members voewd obedience to the sovereign pontiff
the head of the Roman Catholic