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hatch - deck opening; lid covering a deck opening; V: emerge from an egg; produce (young) from an egg
catcall - shout of disapproval or displeasure (made at the theater or a sports match); boo; V.
partition - divide into parts
embrace - hug; clasp with the arms; adopt or espouse; accept readily; encircle; include; Ex. embrace the cause/socialism; Ex. all-embracing; CF. brace; CF. bracelet
surmise - guess; N.
poise - good judgment with composure; balance; V: place in a carefully balanced position
gentility - those of gentle birth; high social class; refinement; quality of being genteel
subside - sink to a lower level; settle down; sink to the bottom (as a sediment); descend; grow quiet; become less; moderate; abate
touchstone - stone used to test the fineness of gold alloys; criterion; standard
monetary - pertaining to money