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Expounding
Explaining carefully and in great detail
Recondite
Deep and difficult
Fecundity
Inventiveness;fruitful
provincial
unsophisticated; having a limited outlook and restricted intrests
transitory
temporary; fleeting; short lived
ingeniour
original and inventive
anachronism
something out of plave in time; calculator in ice age
cadger
a carrier or huckster
Nebuchadnezzar
An important king of Babylon who conquered Jerusalem and lived from 605-562 B.C
ancedotes
short accounts of incidents
switchback
a zigzag road
scaffolding
a temporary platform or floor used to build something else
incontEnter away message text here.inently
wildly uncontrollably
verdigris
a green of bluish color formed by deposits of copper carbonates on cetain metallic surgfae
temerity
overconfidense; foolhardiness
parapet
a low wall or railiing to protect the edge of a platform,roof, or bridge
posterity
future generations; offspring
colossal
huge
dilapidated
decaying, shabby
frugivorous
fruit eating
gesticulated
motioned or signed
repugnance
etreme dislike; revulsion
occidental
of european ancestry; Western
indolent
lazy; resisting activity
ramifications
consequences
degeneration
extreme decline; descent to a lower level
pallid
lacking color; pale
nemesis
formidable(strong) and often victorious opponenet
Thames
an important rives which runs through Longdon
Preternaturally
primitively, as though instincts
Acacia
a kind of tree
imperceptible
unable to be detected or seen
gaunt
very thing; hollow-cheeked
camphor
a gummy, fragrant chemical compund from the wood and bark of camphor trees
clamity
catastrophe; disaster
insidious
harmful but subtle and enticing; treacherous
atrocious
extremely nasty; evil
succulent
juicy and fres
exultation
rejoicing
outflanked
overcome by superior numbers of tactics
blundering
stumbling akwardly
uncanny
weird strange
thrice
three times
abominations
extremely horrible beiings or acts
steadfastly
loyal; faithfully