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8.   The Word:   architrave

In Context:           “These straight, perfectly proportioned pillars supported an architrave of horizontal columns which projected so as to form half an arch over the sea.” (p.86)

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9.  The Word:rector

In Context:“’The rector!’ repeated the latter. ‘It seems, Axel, that this good man in the rector.’” (p.87)

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10.   The Word:   pittance

In Context:    “They receive a ridiculously small pittance from the Danish Government, and from their parish they get a quarter of the tithe, which does not amount to as much as sixty marks or four pounds a year.” (p.87)

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