A business that rents out horses (or automobiles, nowadays)
A stingy, money-grubbing person
An invention or product that the government ensures will only be sold or manufactured by a particular individual or company for a certain number of years
A carbonated drink with fruit syrup
The arch that separates the stage from the audience
Pain and stiffness in the back and joints, accompanying old age
A Christian rite that symbolizes or confers grace upon the Christian individual and his community. In Catholicism, the seven sacraments are baptism, communion, the Eucharist, matrimony, penance, holy orders, and extreme unction.
A belief in the ominous significance of certain symbols or occurences
A scene frozen in action
Archway, often with flowers
Not getting in the way, unnoticed
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