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bullion - gold and silver in the form of bars
plane - carpenter's tool for smoothing and leveling wood; V. CF. flat
escapade - prank; flighty conduct; reckless adventure that disobeys rules
pestilential - (pestilent) causing plague; tending to cause death; baneful; N. pestilence: fatal epidemic disease (esp. bubonic plague)
disconcert - confuse; upset; embarrass; perturb
apologist - one who writes in defense of a cause or institution; N. apologia
corpus - collection (of writings or information); Ex. the corpus of Shakespear's works; Cf. corpse
perigee - point of moon's orbit when it is nearest the earth; CF. apogee
disinclination - unwillingness
rectify - set right; correct; CF. rect-: right