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abeyance
A state of (usually temporary)inactivity or suspension.
Buttress
1. a projecting structure that supports a wall or building
2. Anything that supports or strengthen. *To support or strengthen*
commensurate
Corresponding in size, degree, or amount, proportionate; of equal value
dilatory
slow to act or respond;delaying;tardy
ecumenical
Universal; inclusive, especially concerning religious matters
facade
1. the front or face of a building
2.a superficial appearance, an illusion
gargoyle
a grotesque stone figure used as a decorative feature on a building or as an ornament; a spout projecting
moot
1. to debate, suggest, or discuss
2. deprived of significance; irrelevant
pinnacle
1. a tall, slender, pointed top; peak
2. the highest point of achievement
requiem
a funeral mass or service; a musical composition honoring the dead
sacrosanct
highly sacred or holy; not to be violated