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Glossary of English Vocabulary: Candide Set 3

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Benefactor
One that gives aid, especially financial aid
Phenomenon
An unusual, significant, or unaccountabl fact or occurence; (or simple, an observable event)
Trespass
to commit and offense or a sin; to infring on the privacy, time, or attention of another
Concussion
A violent jarring or shock; an injury to an organ, especially the brain, produced by a violent blow, and followed by a loss of function
Inquisition
A tribunal formerly held in the Roman Catholic Church and directed at the suppression of heresy; (an investigation)
Approbation
an expression of warm approval or praise; official approval
Cadence
Balanced, rhythmic flow, as in poetry; the measure or beat of movement
Interdicted
Placed under a legal sanction or prohibited; to forbid; (to cut or distroy by firepower, as in war)
Pomatum
a perfumed unguent for the hair or scalp (pomade)
Aromatic
having an aroma; fragrant or sweet smelling

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