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Glossary of Caesar Act II Vocabulary

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taper
a candle or wick
spurn
to oppose with hostility
adder
a small poisonous snake
augmented
made greater; increased
exhalations
[in context] meteors
instigation(s)
encouragment
phantasma
phantom; wraith; ghost; appariton
insurrection
revolt; rebellion
faction
a minority within a large group
visage
facial expression (countenance)
affability
the quality of showing warmth and friendliness
carrion
decaying flesh
augurer
one who interpreted for guidance and public affairs
unicorn
a mythical creature resembling a horse and having a single horn in the middle of its head, often symbolizing chastity or purity
whelped
to give birth to, as an animal, comtemptuous when applied to a woman
dank
unpleasantly damp or moist
rheumy
damp
unpurged
uncleaned
incorporate
to be united in an organized body
appertain
to belong as a function or part; relating properly to
exorcist
one that drives out evil spirits
entrails
internal organs; especially the intestines
consume
to devour; to use up
imminent
about to occur; impending
emulation
ambitious rivalry
contrive
to plan or to devise

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