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ARCHAIC
(Cake)

-adj.
Ancient or outdated.

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ARTISAN
(Art in sand)

-n.
A worker skilled in a craft.

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BEGET
(Forget)

-v.
To create

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CLAIMANT
(Claiming ants)

-n.
***A person making a claim

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CLOISTER
(Oyster)

-n.
Secluded place

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CONNOISSEUR
(King of the sewer)

-n.
An expert

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DISSOLUTION
(Solution)

-n.
The breaking up into parts

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DROMEDARY
(Roaming Dairy)

-n.
A one-humped domesticated camel

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DEBACLE
(The buckle)

-n.
Failure

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DEFAME
(Renamed)

-v.
Slander

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ENGULF
(Gulf)

-v.
To surround or enclose completely.

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ENRAPTURE
(Capture)

-v.
To delight; give pleasure

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EXHUME
(Tombs)

-v.
To dig up from a grave; to bring to light, uncover

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FEIGN
(Insane)

-v.
To give a false appearance; to pretend

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FESTER
(Uncle Fester)

-v.
To generate pus

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GIRTH
(Birth)

-n.
The distance around something, circumference.

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IDIOSYNCRASY
(Crazy)

-n.
A behavioral quirk

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INFAMY
(Family)

-n.
An evil reputation; extreme disgrace

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INSOUCIANT
(South Sea Ants)

-adj.
calm and cafefree; lighthearted.

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HARANGUE
(Meringue)

-v.
To lecture

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IRASCIBLE
(Wrestle bulls)

-adj.
easily angered, irritable

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LIEU
(Brew)

-n.
Instead of; in place of

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MARSHAL
(Marshal)

-v./n.
Toassemble together for the purpose of doing something; also an officer in the police or military.

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MASTICATE
(Mast ate)

-v.
To chew