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Glossary of Amer. Lit. vocab1

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Adjure
To command solemly, as under oath. To request, urge, or advise earnestly
affidavit
A written declaration made under oath before a notary public or some other official.
Confidant
A person to whom secrets or private matters are confided.
Conjure
To produce as if by magic. To call upon or request, especially by an oath.
Fealty
The loyalty and duty of a vassal, or tenant to his fuedal lord. Alleginace to a Government, a superior, or to persons or things in general.
Fidelity
Faithfulness to obligations, duties, or observances; loyalty.
Finace
A man engaged to be married
Infidel
Aperson who does not accept a particular faith
jurisdiction
Authority, power or control.
Perjure
to render oneself guilty of a crime by giving deliberately false, misleading, or incomplete testimony under oath.

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