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known or knowable only to a few people : secret

The meaning of the word arcane is known or knowable only to a few people : secret.

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amphitheateran oval or circular building with rising tiers of seats ranged about an open space and used in ancient Rome especially for contests and spectacles
bemusedmarked by confusion or bewilderment : dazed
trunkthe main stem of a tree apart from limbs and roots
tendto exhibit an inclination or tendency : conduce
nostruma medicine of secret composition recommended by its preparer but usually without scientific proof of its effectiveness
shama trick that deludes : hoax
fracasa noisy quarrel : brawl
wilyfull of wiles : crafty
artisana worker who practices a trade or handicraft : craftsperson
lookoutone engaged in keeping watch : watchman