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intoxicate - make drunk; stimulate or excite; Ex. intoxicated by all the money he might win
gerrymander - change voting district lines in order to favor a political party; N. CF. Elbridge Gerry + (sala)mander
holocaust - destruction by fire; CF. burnt whole; CF. Holocaust
crypt - secret recess or vault usually used for burial; underground room (under a church)
encompass - surround; include; Ex. His activities encompass publishing and computers.
integral - complete; necessary for completeness; Ex. integral part
application - diligent attention; diligence; V. apply oneself
noose - loop formed in a rope
lubricate - apply a lubricant to; N. lubricant: substance that reduces friction
carillon - a set of bells (often in a tower) capable of being played