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  1. Victuals
    food or provisions for human beings.
  2. Battery
    • a tactical unit of artillery, usually consisting of six guns together
    • with the artillerymen,
    • equipment, etc., required to operate them.
  3. Rimy
    • covered with a deposit of needle-like ice crystals formed on the ground by
    • direct condensation at temperatures below freezing point
  4. Penitential
    • feeling or expressing sorrow for sin or wrongdoing and disposed to atonement
    • and amendment; repentant; contrite.
  5. Grinder
    • a
    • person who grinds, esp. one who grinds cutting tools .
  6. Baronet:
    • a
    • member of a British hereditary order of honor, ranking below the barons  and made
    • up of commoners.
  7. Cracksmen:
    • burglar;
    • housebreaker
  8. Lifer:
    • a
    • person sentenced to or serving a term of life  imprisonment
  9. Mentor
    :  a wise and trusted counselor or teacher
  10. Mummery:
    • any
    • performance, ceremony, etc., regarded as absurd, false, or ostentatious
  11. Vermin:
    • —  noxious,
    • objectionable, or disgusting animals collectively,
    • especially those of small size that appear commonly and are difficult to
    • control, as flies, lice,
    • bedbugs, cockroaches, mice, and rats.

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  12. Transpire
    to occur; happen; take place
  13. Discernible:
    • capable
    • of being distinguished or identified.
  14. Kindle
    • to
    • excite; stir up or set going; animate; rouse; inflame.
  15. Ravenously:
    • extremely
    • hungry; famished; voracious
  16. Connubial:
    • of
    • marriage or
    • wedlock; matrimonial; conjugal.
  17. Trenchant
    • incisive
    • or keen, as language or a person; caustic; cutting.
  18. Consternation
    • : a sudden, alarming amazement or dread that results in
    • utter confusion; dismay.
  19. Ague:
    • a
    • malarial fever characterized by regularly returning paroxysms, marked by
    • successive cold, hot,
    • and sweating fits.
  20. Blithe
    • :
    • without thought or regard; carefree; heedless
  21. Sagaciously:
    • having
    • or showing acute mental discernment and keen practical sense; shrewd.
  22. Capricious
    fanciful or witty.
  23. Felicitous:
    • well-suited
    • for the occasion,
    • as an action, manner, or expression; apt; appropriate.
  24. Pervade
    to become spread throughout all parts of.
  25. Trepidation:
    • tremulous
    • fear, alarm, or
    • agitation; perturbation
  26. Magnanimous:
    • generous
    • in forgiving an insult or injury; free from petty
    • resentfulness or vindictiveness

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