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perspective

art of drawing to represent three dimensions; capacity to see things in proper relationship to one another

tawny

light brown or tan in color

sable

an animal resembling a weasel or marten; the fur of this animal;or color black

vermilion

bright red

kaleidoscope

tube containing mirrors and bits of colored grass which produced varied patterns as the tube is rotated

arabesque

decoration of flowing lines gracefully intertwined

edifice

a large building, such as a church, palace, or museum

pavilion

a large tent or a light open building used for entertainment or exhibits

apse

an arched or domed recess in a building, especially a church

pilaster

a rectangular pillar attached to a wall

balustrade

a row of posts and the railing they support

jetty

a pier or a structure built in water to protect a harbor or deflect a current

sluice

an artificial channel or passage for water

mortar

a building material made by mixing lime, plaster, or cement with sand and water

macadam

a paving material made up of small, broken stones

burnish

to polish, or to make shiny by rubbing

anneal

to strengthen and temper by heating and then cooling; or to strengthen or toughen (character)

cowl

hood or hooded garment

ruff

an elaborate collar, hair or feathers like a collar on the neck of animal

brocade

a fabric woven with a raised design

layette

a complete outfit for a newborn baby

preen

to smooth, trim, or adorn oneself

crimp

to make wavy, or pinch or press into narrow folds or ridges

plait

a flat, fold, pleat, or braid

swathe

to wrap, bind, or enclose

tiara

a crown, or crownlike headdress

brooch

an ornamental pin

gewgaw

a showy by worthless trinket

trappings

adornments, embellishments, or ornamental equipment

pendant

a hanging ornament

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