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Flashcards in POEcab Deck (27):
1

to put an end to; to stop

surcease

2

a structure made of crossed strips of wood or metal, used as a screen, shutter, etc.

lattice

3

a respectful movement or gesture; a bow

obeisance

4

awkward or unattractive

ungainly

5

a slow, mournful piece of music

dirge

6

a hard stone with striped or patterned colors

agate

7

a container for burning incense

censer

8

a period of rest or relief

respite

9

to drink thirstily

quaff

10

pale; whitish

pallid

11

to separate

dissever

12

special vocabulary understood only by members of a certain group

cant

13

enormous

prodigious

14

secret

clandestine

15

supportive

corroborative

16

undisturbed; calm

placid

17

curly

hyacinth

18

medical ointment

balm

19

one of the highest orders of angels

seraphs

20

heaven or Eden

Aidenn

21

to conceal one's motives; to pretend not to recognize

dissemble

22

a smoothly gracious social manner

suavity

23

incarnation; manifestation

Avatar

24

death

dissolution

25

fearless

dauntless

26

strange

macabre

27

a belt; a cloth that binds

surcingle