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adjacent

Next to, adjoining

extraterrestrial

Originating, located, or occurring outside Earth

obscure

out of sight, hidden; not readily noticed seen

archaeologist

a scientist who learns about ancient people by studying the things they left behind

remnant

something left over, remainder

impurities

contamination or pollution; not pure

mediocrity

the state or quality of being average; of moderate to low quality

succumb

to give up or give on

perimeter

the outer limit of an area

spectacles

a pair of glasses

surreptitious

obtained, done, or made by secretive means

cataclysmic

a violent upheaval that causes great destruction or brings about fundamental change

intricacy

the condition or quality of being complex

processional

a group of people, vehicles, or objects moving along in an orderly, formal manner

canopic

an ancient egyptian vase, urn, or jar use to hold the organs of an embalmed body

urn

a large vase that usually has a pedestal or feet

abyss

a bottomless gulf or pit

subsequent

following in time or order

euphoria

sense of great happiness or well-being

anarchy

absence of governing body; state of disorder

formica

water resistent, hardened plastic as on counter tops

drudgery

unpleasant, dull, or hard work

sanctuary

A sacred place; any place of refuge

funerary

of or suitable for a burial

tranquility

a state of peace and quiet

troupe

a group of touring actors, singers or performers

sarcophagus

a stone coffin (usually bearing sculpture or inscriptions)

rosetta stone

Stone that contained carved messages in hieroglyphics, Greek and demotic. Led to deciphering of hieroglyphics.

parchment

writing material made from the skin of a sheep or goat

bactrian

a civilization or group of people from an ancient country in asia

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