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  1. 1.a person who avoids mixing with people
    The recluse preferred the company of a dog and the library to that of people.
  2. 1. n. A covered walk along the inside walls of a building, usually looking out onto a courtyard
    The cloister of the country house provided a welcome protection from the tropical wsun.
    2. n. A monastery or similar place of religious seclusion
    During the Reformation, many cloisters were closed and their monks or nuns dispersed.
    3.to seclude as in a monastery
    To protect their children from the Black Plague, the parents cloistered them in an isolated village.
  3. 1.a cure-all for diseases or troubles
    Some politicians seem to regard tax cuts as a panacea for economic problems.
  4. 1.universal; including most things
    Her wide travels reflect her catholic taste.
    2.referring to the Roman Catholic church
    Spain is a predominantly Catholic country.

3 True/False questions

  1. omnipotent [potens <L.posse, ''to be able''] adj.1.having unlimited power; all powerful
    To the ancient British tribes the invading of the Roman army seemed omnipotent.

          

  2. pandemonium [daimon <G. ''divine power''] n.1.a cure-all for diseases or troubles
    Some politicians seem to regard tax cuts as a panacea for economic problems.

          

  3. holocaust [kaustos <G. ''burned''] n.1.a great destruction, especially by fire
    After the great 1906 earthquake, a holocaust swept through San Francisco.
    2.murder by the Nazis of over 6 million Jews and millions of other people in WW ll
    Most Americans first learned of the extent of the Holocaust when the Nazi concentration camps were liberated at the end of WW ll.

          

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