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Glossary of Edgar Allan Poe

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trowel
a flat bladed garden tool with a pointed blade used for digging and spreading cement.
cask
a barrel shaped vessel for liquid.
niche
a recessor a cove in a wall usally used for displays.
niter
natron; type of salt used in mummyfiction.
rampart
an embankment raised as a fortification or barriar; a wall like ridge.
retribution
a reward; or a punishment
fettered
shackled restrained from movement.
borne
to move, carry, bring forth.
clamored
utter or proclaim instantly and noisly.
accosted
approach someone, or speak to in a challenging way.
mason
a person working with brick or stone.
utterance
vocal expression.
succeeded
to follow after; to turn out well.
roquelaure
knee-length coat warn in 18-19 centries.
flagon
a vessel or container with a handle, spout adn hinged lid, used for holding wines.
rheum
a watery discharge from the mocous membranes espessially from the eyes and nose.
ignoramus
a totaly ignorant person.
impunity
freedom from punishment or loss.
catacombs
a cave or underground passage with small rooms for coffins.
draught
drawing out a breath; drawing a net; drawing a liquid; pulling a load
aperture
an opening ar open space; a mouth; hole a passage.

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