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a portion of an epic poem adapted for recitation

The meaning of the word rhapsody is a portion of an epic poem adapted for recitation.

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acousticsa science that deals with the production, control, transmission, reception, and effects of sound
jostleto come in contact or into collision
discretionindividual choice or judgment
bogusnot genuine : counterfeit
rumbleto make a low heavy rolling sound
stereotypeto make a stereotype from
scruplea unit of capacity equal to ยน/โ‚‚โ‚„ Apothecaries' ounce see Weights and Measures Table
permissivegranted on sufferance : tolerated
buxomvigorously or healthily plump
waylayto lie in wait for or attack (someone) from ambush