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Yawl

A two masted sailing boat; a small kind of fishing boat.

Eg. The local fishermen bought themselves fast sailing yawls.

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Comedienne

A female comedian.

Eg. There are few comediennes in the Indian film industry.

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Acclamation

Loud and eager assent to a proposal; shouting in a person’s honour; the act or process of acclaiming.

Eg. Her dance performance earned her thunderous applause and loud shouts of acclamation from the audience.

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Woozy

Dizzy; Unsteady; Dazed or slightly drunk.

Eg. He was woozy right after the second drink.

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Termini

Plural of Terminus.

Eg. Heathrow airport has multiple termini.