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venison
the flesh of a deer
concoction
a mixture of various ingredients
mongrel
a dog of mixed breed
missionary
people sent into an area by a religious group to carry on their work
filigree
a delicate lacy work of silver, gold or other metal
sheath
a case or close-fitting cover for the blade of a knife
hilt
the handle of a knife
alloy
a mixture of two or more metals
repulsive
something that drives people away and causes a strong feeling of dislike
stickler
someone who insists on something and will not yield
outcropping
layers of rock jutting out of the ground
rhododendron
a shrub or tree with clusters of showy pink, purple, or white flowers and oval leaves
strata
layers of rock
igneous
rocks produced by intense heat, or are of volcanic origin
metamorphic
rock shows change as a result of natural forces, such as pressure or heat
seared
burned or scorched
inaudible
cannot be heard
ornery
stubborn and disagreeable
grating
a voice that is irritating or annoying
reproachful
find fault with; blaming