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Catholic
broad in scope, universe
correlate
bring together
deduce
figure out
durance
imprisonment
equivocal
misleading, doubtful
excrescence
outgrowth
halcyon
peaceful
inanimate
lacking life, dull
lunar
of the moon
misdemeanor
minor crime
parson
clergyman
pulsate
throb
referendum
direct vote on a proposed law
roe
fish's eggs, European deer
symposium
conference for discussing some subject
venire
panel from which jurors are selected
accounter
equip
axiom
self-evident truth
bereft
deprived, left lonely by some loss
cortage
train of attendants, procession of mourners
gratuitous
free, uncalled for
inveigle
lure
larva
insect in its earliest stage after hatching
magniloquent
pompously boastful
masticate
chew
nirvana
a state of perfect blessedness
octavo
a page-size 6 inches by 9 inches
peroration
final part of a speech
sacrilege
disrespect for what is sacred
suffuse
spread over
unimpeachable
blameless
verdant
green
affinity
attraction, relationship
bacchanalian
wild and drunken
blasphemous
showing irreverence for G-d
decennial
occuring every 10 years
expatiate
speak at great length
homogeneous
the same throughout
intercede
plead in the behalf of someone, mediate
linguist
expert on languages
malapropism
humorous misuse of words
maudlin
foolishly sentimental
nugatory
worthless
pantheon
group of persons most esteemed, temple for all the gods
plethora
excess
smelt
purify by melting. small, silvery fish.
surrogate
substitute
bacchanalian
wild and drunken
blasphemous
showing irreverence for G-d
upbraid
scold
vocal
speaking openly and often, of the voice
asperity
sharpness of temper
bandanna
brightly-colored handkerchief
conclave
private meeting. a meeting to elect a pope.
depose
remove
deposition
sworn statement
influx
mass arrival
laconic
concise
Machiavellian
cunning and deceitful
marsupial
having pouches for carrying the young
melee
brawl
nullify
make valueless
papal
of the pope
psychosis
severe mental illness
sterling
British money, pure silver, excellent
synopsis
summary
utilize
use
zenith
highest point. point in the sky directly above.