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Waiflike

Thin and small

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Divinity

The quality of being divine

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Insignificant

Unimportant

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Ghetto

Houses close together usually in a poor community

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Mysticism

Beliefs of mystics

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Unsentimental

No feelings

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Lorries

Big trucks

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Conviction

Being accused of a crime

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Deportee

Someone about to be deported

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Truncheon

Club carried by SS

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Fascist

Someone who believes in the fascist system

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Expulsion

The state of being expelled

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Pillage

To destroy and area or town

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Hermetically

Air tight

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Nocturnal

During nightime

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Pious

Extremely religious

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Pestilential

Infectious

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Barometer

Measuring attitude and air pressure

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Abominable

Very unpleasent

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Monotonous

Very boring

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Angiush

Suffering

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Bewildered

Completely confused

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Invalids

A sick person

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Notorious

Known for

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Crematory

Where people are burned after they are dead

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Sage

A wise person

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Tolerate

To deal with

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Lucidity

Being understood easily

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Oppressive`

Unjustly harsh

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Harangue

A verbal attack