The Alchemist Vocabulary II

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The Alchemist Vocabulary II
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  1. of the nature of treason; treasonable; disloyal,
    treacherous, perfidious
    traitorous
  2. radiating or reflecting light; shining; bright
    luminous
  3. To cover with or as if with clothing; dress
    garbed
  4. enthusiastic; ardent; dedicated; keen
    avid
  5. to wear off or down by scraping or rubbing
    abrade
  6. an apartment in or a building connected with a
    church or a religious house, in which the sacred vessels, vestments, etc., are
    kept
    sacristy
  7. armor plate that protects the chest; the front
    part of a cuirass
    breastplate
  8. a long staff with one end being hook shaped
    crook
  9. a specialist in geology
    geologists
  10. a person who does not acknowledge your god
    infidels
  11. relating to or characteristic of the Moors
    Moorish
  12. a theological school for training ministers or
    priests or rabbis
    seminary
  13. an adventurer (especially one who led the
    Spanish conquest of Mexico and Peru in the 16th century)
    conquistador
  14. a narrow channel of the sea joining two larger
    bodies of water
    strait
  15. restraint consisting of a rope (or light chain)
    used to restrain an animal
    tether
  16. the usage or vocabulary that is characteristic
    of a specific group of people
    dialect
  17. an expanse of land or water
    tracts
  18. a substance believed to cure all ills
    elixir
  19. a curved oriental saber; the edge is on the
    convex side of the blade
    scimitar
  20. move or swing back and forth
    brandish
  21. a windstorm that lifts up clouds of dust or sand
    sirocco
  22. (ancient Rome) the leader of 100 soldiers
    centurion
  23. (ancient Rome) the leader of 100 soldiers
    centurion
  24. An amount of money paid to an employee for
    selling something
    commission
  25. a journey to a sacred place
    pilgrimage
  26. the art or gift of prophecy (or the pretense of
    prophecy) by supernatural means
    divination

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