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Replication

Noun- a copy, duplicate, image, or likeness
Noun- a reply or answer

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Glean

Verb- to gather

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Knave

Noun- an unprincipled, crafty young man

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Befall

Verb- to happen

4

Convocation

Noun- committee

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Bark

Noun- a ship

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Conjure

Verb- to call up from the dead (as a spirit)
Verb- to convey

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Crave

Verb- to desire

Ex. "I ALWAYS desire chocolate"

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Exhort

Verb- to urge, to prompt

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Imminent

Adj- oncoming, approaching, threatening, impending

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Strew

Verb- to spread, to disperse, to throw in many directions

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Battalion

Noun- a large body of military troops

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Superfluous

Adj- excess, surplus

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Antiquity

Noun- ancient times

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Ratify

Verb- to promote, support, endorse, legislate

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Incense

Verb- to irritate, to aggravate, to enrage, to make angry

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Flaxen

Adj- light yellow

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Bier

Noun- a stand on which a corpse or coffin is placed prior to burial

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Ostentation

Noun- pretentious display, boastful showiness

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Unsinewed

Adj- feeble, weak, unsupported