Night, list 2

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  1. hermetic
    completely sealed or airtight
  2. pious
    having or showing or expressing reverence for a deity
  3. indifferent
    marked by a lack of interest
  4. invective
    abusive language used to express blame or censure
  5. sage
    a mentor in spiritual and philosophical topics
  6. monocle
    lens for correcting defective vision in one eye
  7. crematorium
    a furnace where a corpse can be burned and reduced to ashes
  8. elude
    escape, either physically or mentally
  9. lucid
    transparently clear; easily understandable
  10. oblivion
    the state of being disregarded or forgotten
  11. garb
    clothing of a distinctive style or for a particular occasion
  12. colossus
    someone or something that is abnormally large and powerful
  13. harangue
    a loud bombastic declamation expressed with strong emotion
  14. convalescent
    returning to health after illness or debility
  15. colic
    acute abdominal pain (especially in infants)
  16. compulsory
    required by rule
  17. humane
    marked by concern with the alleviation of suffering
  18. veritable
    not counterfeit or copied
  19. redemption
    the act of purchasing back something previously sold
  20. altruistic
    showing unselfish concern for the welfare of others

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