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incest

incest  

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The criminal offence of an act of penetration (penetrating or allowing to be penetrated) between close family members, which generally includes a lineal ancestor, lineal descendant, sibling or ...
menstruation

menstruation  

(menses) n. the discharge of blood and of fragments of endometrium from the vagina at intervals of about one month in women of child-bearing age (see menarche, menopause). Menstruation is that stage ...
omens

omens  

Are related to divination, foretelling, premonitions, apparitions, and prophecies and are no strangers to ancient and modern battlefields. The uncertainty of war makes military enterprises especially ...
superstitio

superstitio  

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The Greek word in Acts 17: 22 can have a good or bad sense. AV ‘too superstitious’ and RV ‘somewhat superstitious’ imply the latter, but modern translations prefer ‘extremely religious’ or ‘extremely ...
treasure

treasure  

*Gold and silver were kept in a safe store in a sanctuary (1 Kgs. 7: 51). In Herod's Temple alms boxes shaped like trumpets were placed in the Court of Women (Mark 12: 41). The chief priests declined ...

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