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  1. 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. seclude as in a monastery
    To protect their children from the Black Plague, the parents cloistered them in an isolated village.
  2. 1.feeding on both plants and meat
    Human beings are omnivorous, though many choose to be vegetarians.
    2. devouring everything, especially intellectually
    She is such a omnivorous reader she has already read all of the library's biographies, science fiction, and sport's magazine.
  3. 1.uproar
    Pandemonium threatens to break out after Julius Caesar is assassinated on the ides of March, but in Shakespeare's play Brutus calms the murderous senators
  4. 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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  1. omnipresent adj.1.present everywhere
    At harvest time the smell of garlic is omnipresent in Gilroy,California, ''the garlic capital of America''


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


  3. 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.