WORDSCAPE- 95
Wordscape

WORDSCAPE- 95

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  1. Energumen: An enthusiast; a fanatic; a person possessed by the devil

Eg. I like to hear him recite his poetry, he has that energumen.

  1. Simulcast: Simultaneous transmission of the same programme on radio and television

Eg. The simulcast of ‘Gandhi” was a big success.

  1. Fortuity: A chance occurrence; accident or chance

Eg. Being aware gives us the fortuity to know what we want and how to get it.

  1. Debridement: [med] The removal of damaged tissue or foreign matter from a wound

Eg. There is no recognized measure of competence for undertaking sharp debridement.

  1. Ashlar: A large square cut stone used in building

Eg. The walls are faced with rough ashlar and the roof with red tiles.

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