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CARN

flesh

MON, MONIT

to warn; to advise

MOV, MOT (MOB)

to move

ORD, ORDIN

order

PER(L), PULS

to drive, to push

PROPRI

one's own; fitting

SAL (SIL), SALT (SULT) (SAIL)

to leap

SCI

to know

TRIT (TRI)

to rub; to wear

VIV, VIT

to live

reincarnation

a second or new birth

remove

remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, taking off, etc. or remove something abstract

ordinary

lacking special distinction, rank, or status

propriety

the state of being proper, appropriateness; standards of what is proper or socially acceptable

science

a particular branch of scientific knowledge

detriment

harm or loss; injury, damage; a disadvantage; a cause of harm, injury, loss, or damage

monster

an imaginary creature usually having various human and animal parts

monocle

lens for correcting defective vision in one eye

impulsive

characterized by undue haste and lack of thought or deliberation

insult

a deliberately offensive act or something producing the effect of an affront

subterranean

lying beyond what is openly revealed or avowed (especially being kept in the background or deliberately concealed)

vitamin

any of a group of organic substances essential in small quantities to normal metabolism

vivacious

vigorous and active

prescience

the power to foresee the future

carnality

pertaining to or characterized by the flesh or the body, its passions, and appetites

terrestrial

operating or living or growing on land

motif

a unifying idea that is a recurrent element in a literary or artistic work

primordial

having existed from the beginning

ocular

combination of lenses at the viewing end of optical instruments

appropriate

give or assign a share of money or time to a particular person or cause

salient

having a quality that thrusts itself into attention

remonstrate

argue in protest or opposition

contrition

sorrow for sin arising from fear of damnation

repulse

force or drive back

omniscient

all-knowing

vivisection

the act of operating on living animals (especially in scientific research)

mediterranean

the largest inland sea

carnivore

any animal that feeds on flesh

binoculars

an optical instrument designed for simultaneous use by both eyes

exordium

(rhetoric) the introductory section of an oration or discourse

terrain

the landscape, especially considered with regard to its physical features or fitness for some use

assailant

someone who attacks

mobile

sculpture suspended in midair whose delicately balanced parts can be set in motion by air currents

compulsive

a person with a compulsive disposition

carnage

the savage and excessive killing of many people

trite

repeated too often

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