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Asymptote

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A straight line approached by a given curve as one of the variables in the equation of the curve approaches infinity.

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Archangel

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Theology. a chief or principal angel; in medieval angelology one of the nine orders of celestial attendants on God.

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Limpid

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Clear and transparent.

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Empower

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Supposed to mean to give power to - but is mostly one of the "hip" words that people have to use to be considered modern - or "in the development business" etc. It makes me about as sick as the phrase "reaching out".

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Pentatonic

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Denoting a scale of five notes.

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Colossus

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Any thing gigantic or very powerful.
A statue of gigantic size

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Oubliette

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A form of dungeon with access only through a trapdoor in its ceiling.

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Eldritch

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Old English derived word used to describe that which is otherworldly, often by being weird, ghostly, or uncanny.

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Transdimensionalize

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To change a 2D shape into a 3D shape or vice-versa.

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Esoteric

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Understood by or meant for only the select few who have special knowledge or interest.

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