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Glossary of English Vocabulary: Candide Set 12

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Exorcise
to expel an evil spirit by command, prayer, or incantation
Mosque
a Muslim house of worship
Imam
the male prayer leader in a mosque (sucessor to Muhammad)
Contingent
liable to occur, but not with certainity; dependent on conditions or occurences not yet established
Consolation
the comfort you feel when consoled (releived) in times of dissapointment
Infamy
evil fame or reputation
Scullion
a servant employed to do menial tasks in a kitchen (cleaning)
Viziers
a high officer in a Muslim government (originally in the Ottoman Empire)
Mufti
a jurist who interprets Muslim religious law; a civilian dress worn by those who must wear a military uniform
Opulent
possessing or exhibiting great wealth; affluent

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