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ordinance - decree; authoritative order
ordain - decree or command; grant holy orders; predestine; install as a minister, priest, or rabbi; N. ordainment; CF. ordination
repulsion - distaste; disgust; act of driving back; ADJ. repulsive: causing disgust; tending to drive away; V. repel (not `repulse')
ovation - enthusiastic applause
anodyne - drug that relieves pain or trouble;
harbinger - forerunner (which foreshadows what is to come)
resurrect - revive
comprehend - include; understand
crypt - secret recess or vault usually used for burial; underground room (under a church)
haughtiness - pride; arrogance; ADJ. haughty