Part 1.

anomalous
deviating from the general or common order or type
Apollinaire
French poet; precursor of surrealism (1880-1918)
archipelago
a group of many islands in a large body of water
badger
sturdy carnivorous burrowing mammal with strong claws
belligerent
characteristic of an enemy or one eager to fight
bequeath
leave or give, especially by will after one's death

 

Part 2.

carp
any of various freshwater fish of the family Cyprinidae
censor
a person authorized to suppress unacceptable material
chaotic
completely unordered and unpredictable and confusing
chorale
a stately Protestant (especially Lutheran) hymn tune
claver
talk socially without exchanging too much information
coagulate
change from a liquid to a thickened or solid state

 

Part 3.

cohere
cause to form a united, orderly, and consistent whole
concord
a harmonious state of things and of their properties
concourse
a wide hallway in a building where people can walk
conscientious
characterized by extreme care and great effort
contractual
relating to or part of a binding legal agreement
convert
change the nature, purpose, or function of something

 

Part 4.

corporal
affecting the body as opposed to the mind or spirit
cosmopolitan
composed of people from many parts of the world
cuisine
the manner of preparing food or the food so prepared
curtsy
a gesture involving bending the knees to show respect
dawdle
hang or fall in movement, progress, development, etc.
death
the permanent end of all life functions in an organism

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2020-04-17