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acclamation

shouts or salutes of enthusiastic approval

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athletics

physical activities that require skill, strength, and stamina

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conjecture

inference or judgment based on incomplete evidence; guesswork

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deficient

showing lack of something necessary; insufficient

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deliverance

rescue from bondage or danger

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disposition

the complex of especially mental and emotional qualities that distinguish individuals

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dissension

difference of opinion

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eclipse - v.

outshine; surpass

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fortify

to reinforce; to make more secure

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labyrinth

a complicate network of passages through which it is difficult to find one's way

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monotony

lack of variation; tedious sameness or repetitiousness

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obviate

to anticipate and dispose of effectively; to render unnecessary

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palatable

acceptable to the taste

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prodigious

impressively great in size; enormous

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sentinel

one that keeps quard; sentry

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suffocate

asphyxiate; cause choking or breathlessness

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terrestrial

of the Earth or its inhabitants