Seven Rare Words Part III

Acumen: Keenness of mind, insight, shrewdness

Agelast: a person who never laughs

Auddend: the second quantity in an addition of two things

Augend: the first in an addition of two things

Hirquiticke: one past 14 years of age

Pot-valor: boldness of courage resulting from alcoholic drink 

Wrest pin: a pin in a stringed musical instrument around which the ends of the strings are coiled and by which the instrument is tuned

Peristeronic: of or relating to pigeons 

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