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Unformatted text preview: berries. sanctum sacred place. scabrous indecent, shocking, improper, scandalous, etc. scion a shoot or bud of a plant, esp. one for planting or grafting. scourges means of inflicting severe punishment, suffering, or vengeance. scruple a feeling of hesitancy, doubt, or uneasiness arising from difficulty in deciding what is right, proper, ethical, etc.; qualm or misgiving about something one thinks is wrong. scud very low, dark, patchy clouds moving swiftly, generally characteristic of bad weather....
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