PALE FIRE VOCABULARY TES2 - Ovoid Shaped like an egg ovate...

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PALE FIRE VOCABULARY TEST #3 Crash·aw , Richard. 1613?-1649. English metaphysical poet best known for his collection of religious verse, Steps to the Temple (1646).   or·chi·da·ceous 1. Of, relating to, or characteristic of the orchid family. 2. Suggesting ostentatious luxury; showy.   dec·o·rous Characterized by or exhibiting decorum; proper: decorous behavior.   humankind. A belief or a doctrine concerning the ultimate or final things, such as death, the destiny of humanity, the Second Coming, or the Last Judgment.  
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Unformatted text preview: Ovoid- Shaped like an egg; ovate. Something that is shaped like an egg. Idyllic- Of or having the nature of an idyll. Simple and carefree: an idyllic vacation in a seashore cottage. Convivially- Fond of feasting, drinking, and good company; sociable. See Synonyms at social . Merry; festive: a convivial atmosphere at the reunion. Nomenclatorial- Of or relating to nomenclature. crined- Having the hair of a different tincture from the rest of the body; as, a charge crined of a red tincture....
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